Greatresponder.com – 2011-07-05 – SoftLayer Technologies company, market innovation leader in web hosting industry few days ago announced that SoftLayer web hosting CEO mr. Lance Crosby was named as the Ernst and Young business Entrepreneur of the current 2011 year. Announced a week ago, on June 25 at well known over the country gala event at the Hyatt Regency Dallas hotel, such prestigious and very noticeable award was decided by completely independent judging panel made up of previous winners, leading executives, investors, and other business leaders.
“I’m very, very honored to receive this recognition. I am very proud of what SoftLayer web hosting team has accomplished since its inception, maintaining non-stop growth to become the biggest private web hosting company and data center operator in the whole world,” said Mr. Lance Crosby. “Every new second, minute, hour and day, our team and I can’t wait to roll up our sleeves and search new ways to increase our leadership as the most innovative company in our industry. It’s what I live for.”
The renowned Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year program is in its 25th season, and has expanded to recognize most noticeable business leaders, top managers in over than 145 different cities and over than 60 different countries worldwide. Awards are given based on very different factors including demonstration of excellence and extraordinary success in a wide range of business areas, including innovation side, financial performance results, and individual contribution to own company success and community overall.
As a country winner, Mr. Lance Crosby is a finalist for the noticeable national award, to be named at the Entrepreneur of the Year National Awards gala, hosted by mr. Jay Leno, on November 12, 2011 year, in Palm Springs, California, US. The national award will advance to consideration for the Ernst and Young World Entrepreneur of The Year Award in June 2012 year.