Frederick Deese, Visual Connections CEO and Founder Named as a Finalist for Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year
Ernst & Young (EY) today announced that Frederick Deese, CEO and Founder of Visual Connections, is a finalist for the EY Entrepreneur Of The YearÂ® 2015 Award in the Maryland Region.
The awards program recognizes entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. Mr. Deese was selected as a finalist by a panel of independent judges. Award winners will be announced at a special gala event on Thursday, June 25, 2015 at the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront.
Acknowledging the distinction, Mr. Deese said “It is a great honor to be amongst a very successful and diverse group of finalists. There are many challenges and rewards with being an entrepreneur and being recognized by a great global organization like EY is definitely a noteworthy reward. I will keep surrounding myself with great employees and partners to ensure our continued success in the years to come.”
Now in its 29th year, the program has expanded to recognize business leaders in more than 145 cities in more than 60 countries throughout the world. The unique award 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.
Monday, April 27th, 2015