Last Wednesday December 7, 2011 Ernst and Young, a global leader in assurance, tax, transactions, and advisory service hosted a celebration to honor the achievements of past and current Indiana entrepreneurs, and the positive impact they have on local and state economy.The J.W. Marriot’s Ballroom was filled with some of Indiana’s most influential people including Govenor Mitch Daniels, Gerry Dick of Inside Indiana Business, and Co-founder and CEO of ChaCha Scott A. Jones.
Over the past twenty-five years, Ernst and Young has built a legacy of honoring some of the worlds most leading entrepreneurs,through their Entrepreneur of the Year program. Through the years, 280 of Indiana’s leading entrepreneurs have been honored as entrepreneur of the year, including serial entrepreneur Scott A. Jones.
The Celebration included a Keynote address from Governor Mitch Daniels, and Jim Turley and Scott A. Jones took the stage recognizing the contribution of entrepreneurs, heightening the awareness of the impact entrepreneurs play on driving economic growth, and tips on being a successful entrepreneur. The event was a complete success!