EY today announced that Jeff VonDeylen, CEO of Ensono is a finalist for the Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2019 Award in the Midwest. Widely considered one of the most prestigious business awards programs in the U.S., the program recognizes entrepreneurs and leaders of high-growth companies who are excelling in areas such as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities, while also transforming our world. VonDeylen was selected as a finalist by a panel of independent judges. Award winners will be announced at a special gala event on June 12, 2019 at Navy Pier in Chicago, Illinois.
“It has been a privilege leading Ensono over the last three years as the company has doubled in size and scale, and expanded into Europe and India. The recognition is truly a reflection of our team’s hard work and dedication to our clients,” VonDeylen said. “I’m honored to be named a finalist, and I owe it all to the relentless support and constant innovation that my colleagues bring to the table every day.”
Ensono helps IT leaders leverage the power of hybrid IT to transform their business. With more than 2,000 employees around the world, Ensono enables more than 200 clients to achieve their transformation goals whether it’s modernizing mainframe operations or migrating to the cloud. This recognition comes on the heels of Ensono being ranked 124 out of 325 on Crain’s Chicago’s Largest Privately Held Companies List, with the eighth largest increase in revenue.
Now in its 33rd year, the program has expanded to recognize business leaders in more than 145 cities and more than 60 countries throughout the world.
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 16, 2019. The awards are the culminating event of the Strategic Growth Forum®, the nation’s most prestigious gathering of high-growth, market-leading companies.
Founded and produced by Ernst & Young LLP, the Entrepreneur Of The Year Awards are nationally sponsored by SAP America and the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation.
Local sponsors for the Midwest program include Plexus Groupe, LaSalle Network, Cresa, PNC Bank, Becker Professional Education and 1871.
Ensono helps IT leaders be the catalyst for change by harnessing the power of hybrid IT to transform their businesses. We enable them to accelerate digital transformation by increasing agility and scalability through infrastructure modernization and migration to public cloud. Our broad services portfolio to manage, optimize and modernize IT, is powered by an IT insights platform and is designed to help our clients operate for today and optimize for tomorrow. We are award-winning certified experts in AWS and Azure and recognized as Microsoft Datacenter Transformation Partner of the Year. Ensono has nearly 2,000 associates around the world and is headquartered in greater Chicago. Visit us at www.ensono.com.
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Entrepreneur Of The Year®, founded by EY, is the world’s most prestigious business awards program for entrepreneurs. 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 more than 145 cities and more than 60 countries. ey.com/eoy
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