WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Cadient Group, the premier strategic interactive marketing agency serving the healthcare industry, today announced that Stephen Wray, President and CEO of Cadient Group, was named the 2008 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year(R) in the Greater Philadelphia region. According to Ernst & Young, the awards program was designed to recognize outstanding entrepreneurs on a regional, national and global level who are building and leading dynamic, growing businesses. Wray was selected by an independent panel of judges, and the award was presented at a gala event held at the Loews Hotel in Philadelphia on June 26th.
"It is a great honor to receive this prestigious award from Ernst & Young," said Stephen Wray, President and CEO, Cadient Group. "As an entrepreneur, I appreciate the importance of vision and passion to an emerging, high-growth company. However, vision is lost without execution. This award directly reflects the combined efforts and teamwork of the management team, staff and board of directors at Cadient Group. We've also benefited from the continued support of our lead investor, Edison Venture, who has provided valuable guidance to Cadient Group since its inception."
Regional award winners will be eligible for consideration in the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year 2008 national program. Winners in numerous national categories, as well as the overall national Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year award winner, will be announced at the annual awards gala in Palm Springs, California, on November 15, 2008. The awards are the culminating event of the Ernst & Young Strategic Growth Forum, the nation's most prestigious gathering of high-growth, market-leading companies.
"We heartily congratulate this year's winners on their success," said Christopher Bruner, Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year Program Director for Greater Philadelphia. "The Entrepreneur Of The Year award recognizes all of the hard work, ingenuity and care these leaders have put into building and improving their businesses and communities. This group of winners is truly remarkable for all that they have accomplished."
This year, the Entrepreneur Of The Year awards program celebrates its 22nd anniversary. The program has expanded to recognize business leaders in over 135 cities in 50 countries throughout the world. Awards are given to entrepreneurs who demonstrate extraordinary success in the areas of innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities.
Founded and produced by Ernst & Young LLP, the Entrepreneur Of The Year Awards are pleased to have SAP America and the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation as national sponsors
In Greater Philadelphia, sponsors include Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll LLP, Morgan Lewis LLP, and Pepper Hamilton LLP.
About Cadient Group
Cadient Group is an interactive marketing network focused on the healthcare industry. Our companies align client needs with relevant innovation to deliver meaningful experiences and measurable results. Across Cadient Group, our strategic insight helps clients better utilize multi-channel marketing to enhance connections with consumer and professional audiences. Cadient Group clients consistently realize the full potential of their brand, franchise, and corporate healthcare communications. With Cadient Group, you'll Experience Results. For more information about Cadient Group, visit http://www.cadient.com.
About Ernst & Young's Entrepreneur Of The Year
Ernst & Young's Entrepreneur Of The Year is the world's most prestigious business award for entrepreneurs. The award makes a difference through the unique 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, Ernst & Young 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 135 cities in 50 countries.
About Ernst & Young
Ernst & Young is a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services. Worldwide, our 130,000 people are united by our shared values and an unwavering commitment to quality. We make a difference by helping our people, our clients and our wider communities achieve potential. For more information, please visit http://www.ey.com.
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