What a way to start a Monday! Our founder & CEO Daniel Yomtobian has been selected as a finalist for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® award. This is high praise as past winners include Jeff Bezos of Amazon and Larry Page and Sergey Brin of Google. After a few in-depth interviews and deliberation among the judges finalists will be announced on May 14th. Upon learning the news of being selected, Daniel simply clapped his hands together and said “lets do this!” Now that’s the entrepreneurial spirit!
Details of the release are below.
Advertise.com Founder & CEO Daniel Yomtobian Named an Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2012 Semifinalist in the Greater Los Angeles Region
Finalists will be named in May, with awards being presented at a special gala on June 19, 2012 at The Beverly Hilton.
Advertise.com today announced that CEO Daniel Yomtobian is a semifinalist for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2012 Award in the Greater Los Angeles region. The award recognizes outstanding entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance, and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. Finalists will be named in May, with awards being presented at a special gala on June 19, 2012 at The Beverly Hilton.
Now in its 26th year, the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year Program has honored the inspirational leadership of such entrepreneurs as Jeff Bezos of Amazon.com, Michael Dell of Dell Inc., Herb Kelleher of Southwest Airlines, Fred Smith of FedEx, Larry Page and Sergey Brin of Google, Richard Schulze of Best Buy, Andrew Mason of Groupon, Mindy Grossman of HSN, Inc., Reid Hoffman and Jeff Weiner of LinkedIn, and many more.
Founded and produced by Ernst & Young LLP, the Entrepreneur Of The Year Awards are nationally sponsored in the United States by SAP America and the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation.
In the Greater Los Angeles region, sponsors include Acacia Wealth Advisors, ADP Cresa Partners, J. H. Cohn, Marsh, Montgomery & Co., Scherzer International, Smart Business, Strategic Equity Group, The Big Picture and Union Bank.
Advertise.com is a results-driven ad platform for PPC Search Engine Marketing, Bulk Email Advertising, Online Display Advertising, and Remarketing (Retargeting) advertising solutions. Our unmatched network of premium publishers empowers our advertisers to maximize their company’s audience reach.
Founded in 2001 by CEO Daniel Yomtobian, the Advertise.com has grown into the world’s largest privately held Ad network. Now delivering over 20 billion ad impressions monthly, advertisers are landing conversions beyond traditional search and display by delivering ads to real people who are actively seeking their products and services.
In 2009, our ClickShield® fraud detection technology was awarded a US Patent for network traffic quality monitoring and scoring. Presently, we continue to lead the charge in online advertising; connecting thousands of advertisers with millions of real consumers every day.
Headquartered in Sherman Oaks, California, Advertise.com has more than 75 employees around the world, with a portfolio of brands including the award-winning social search engine Scour.com.
About Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year®
Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year is the world’s most prestigious business award for entrepreneurs. The unique award 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 award 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 more than 140 cities in more than 50 countries.
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