(Chicago) April 27, 2017 – EY named President & CEO Andrew Limouris of Medix, an international organization specialized in workforce solutions and recruiting skilled personnel for clients in Scientific, Healthcare and Information Technology industries, as a finalist for the Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2017 Award in the Midwest.
The awards program acknowledges entrepreneurs who are overachieving in areas such as delivering innovative solutions, improving revenue growth and furthering commitment to their businesses and communities. Limouris was chosen as a finalist by a panel of independent judges. Award winners will be announced at a special gala event on June 21 at the Navy Pier Grand Ballroom in Chicago.
“The Medix team’s commitment to positively impacting lives, innovation, living our core values, growth and creating opportunity is not only inspirational to me; it’s evolved Medix and helped it reach new heights,” said Limouris. “Although it’s my name on the list of finalists, the spot truly belongs to the Medix team, because it’s their passion and achievements that drive me each day.”
The Entrepreneur Of The Year program, founded by EY, has recognized the endeavors of exceptional men and women who create the products and services that keep our economy moving in the right direction. Now in its 31 year, the program has grown dramatically to recognize business leaders in more than 145 cities and 60 countries.
Regional award winners are eligible for consideration for the Entrepreneur Of The Year National competition. Award winners in several national categories, as well as the Entrepreneur Of The Year National Overall Award winner, will be announced at the Entrepreneur Of The Year National Awards gala in Palm Springs, California on November 18, 2017. The awards are the culminating even of the Strategic Growth ForumTM, the nation’s most prestigious gathering of high-growth, market-leading companies.
Founded and produced by EY, the Entrepreneur Of The Year Awards are nationally sponsored in the US by SAP America, Merrill Corporation and the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation. Local sponsors for the Midwest program include Plexus Groupe, LaSalle Network, PNC Bank, Becker Professional Education, Cresa, DLA Piper, Milwaukee Business Journal and 1871.
Medix provides workforce solutions to clients and creates opportunity for talent representing a variety of industries through our Healthcare, Scientific and Information Technology divisions. Medix has been featured on such prestigious lists as Inc. Magazine’s “Inc. 5000 Honor Roll” for its six consecutive years on the list of the nation’s fastest growing private companies, Best and Brightest Companies to Work for in the Nation and one of Staffing Industry Analysts’ “Largest Staffing Firms in the United States.” In addition, Medix has been featured on Inavero’s “Best of Staffing” Client & Talent Awards for the second consecutive year for providing excellent service, further earning our reputation as an industry leader. For more information, call (866) 44MEDIX or visit www.medixteam.com.
Entrepreneur Of The Year®, founded by EY, is the world’s most prestigious business awards program for entrepreneurs, chosen from an independent panel of judges including entrepreneurs and prominent leaders from business, finance, and the local community. The program makes a difference through the way it encourages entrepreneurial activity among those with potential and recognizes the contribution of people who inspire others with their vision, leadership and achievement. As the first and only truly global awards program of its kind, Entrepreneur Of The Year celebrates those who are building and leading successful, growing and dynamic businesses, recognizing them through regional, national and global awards programs in over 145 cities and more than 60 countries. ey.com/eoy
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