It's Now Up to the Business Community to Vote
(Irvine, CA) July 26, 2010 – Today, Entrepreneur magazine announced the five finalists for each of the three categories in the now third-annual Entrepreneur of 2010 contest presented by The UPS Store®, the most prestigious award bestowed upon entrepreneurs today. Now through September 10, the business community is encouraged to vote online for their favorite finalist in each category.
The finalists receiving the most online votes will be awarded a 25-point preference by a panel of judges, who will determine the final winner based on contest criteria.
“Narrowing down the list was challenging,” said Amy Cosper, VP/editor in chief at Entrepreneur. “Entrants really wowed us with their ingenuity, thirst for growth and passion for making a difference with their businesses. The entrepreneurial community is stronger than ever, and this contest is about recognizing their collective impact on us—socially and economically.”
“Each of the finalists is making a big difference with his or her business, and they represent the innovative entrepreneurs we see in our centers every day,” said Tom Crockett, vice president of sales and marketing at Mail Boxes Etc., Inc., franchisor of The UPS Store. “It truly is amazing to see the entrepreneurial community come together and cheer on their own.”
To see the full profile and video of each finalist and to vote for your favorite in the Established and Emerging categories, go to www.entrepreneur.com/e2010.
To see the full profile and video of each college category finalist—and vote for your favorite, go to www.entrepreneur.com/e2010college.
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