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Ernst & Young LLP (EY US) announced that Helen Adeosun, CEO and founder of CareAcademy was named an Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2022 New England Award winner. Entrepreneur Of The Year is one of the preeminent competitive business awards for entrepreneurs and leaders of high-growth companies who think big to succeed. An independent panel of judges selected Adeosun based on her entrepreneurial spirit, purpose, growth and impact, among other core contributions and attributes.
“EY has honored the curiosity, ingenuity, courage and drive of unstoppable entrepreneurs since 1986, and we are proud to continue the tradition again this year by celebrating this outstanding group of leaders,” said Brendan Crowley, New England Program Director, in a press release. “Each of these entrepreneurs has persevered to make their visions become a reality, and I have no doubt that they will benefit from and serve as valuable members of our global Entrepreneur of the Year community.”
As a New England award winner, Adeosun will now be considered by the National independent panel of judges for the Entrepreneur Of The Year 2022 National Awards. National finalists and winners, as well as the Entrepreneur Of The Year National Overall Award winner, will be announced in November at the annual Strategic Growth Forum®. The Entrepreneur Of The Year National Overall Award winner will then move on to compete for the EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year™ Award in June 2023.
The Entrepreneur Of The Year program has honored the inspirational leadership of entrepreneurs such as:
- Cherie Kloss of SnapNurse
- Saeju Jeong of Noom
- Howard Schultz of Starbucks Coffee Company
- Jodi Berg of Vitamix
- Reid Hoffman and Jeff Weiner of LinkedIn Corporation
- Hamdi Ulukaya of Chobani, Inc.
- Kendra Scott of Kendra Scott LLC
- James Park of Fitbit
- Sheila Mikhail of AskBio
- Jim Taiclet of American Tower
- Mike Salguero of ButcherBox
- Langley Steinert of CarGurus
- Edward Briscoe Rodgers and Stefania Mallett of ezCater
- Mike Massaro of Flywire
- Nicole Sahin of Globalization Partners
- Stephane Bancel of Moderna Therapeutics
- Marcus Wilson and Michael Schaeffer of NOBULL
- Joe De Sena of Spartan Race
- Chris Comparato, Aman Narang, Steve Fredette, Jon Grimm of Toast
Founded and produced by Ernst & Young LLP, the Entrepreneur Of The Year Awards are presented by PNC Bank. In New England, sponsors also include DLA Piper, fama PR, Inc., Morgan Lewis, Nixon Peabody LLP, and Woodruff-Sawyer & Company.
About Entrepreneur Of The Year®
Entrepreneur Of The Year is the world’s most prestigious business awards program for unstoppable entrepreneurs. These visionary leaders deliver innovation, growth and prosperity that transform our world. The program engages entrepreneurs with insights and experiences that foster growth. It connects them with their peers to strengthen entrepreneurship around the world. Entrepreneur Of The Year is the first and only truly global awards program of its kind. It celebrates entrepreneurs through regional and national awards programs in more than 145 cities in over 60 countries. National overall winners go on to compete for the EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year™ title. ey.com/us/eoy
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