SOUTHFIELD, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Secure-24, a leading global provider of managed cloud services, IT operations and applications hosting, today announced that Mike Jennings, Secure-24 CEO, is a finalist for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year® 2017 Award for the Michigan and Northwest Ohio region. Selected as a finalist for three years in a row, Jennings will be honored at a finalist reception held at The Westin Book Cadillac Hotel, Detroit with award winners announced at a special gala event on Wednesday, June 21, 2017, at the Detroit Institute of Arts.
The awards program, which is celebrating its 31st year, recognizes entrepreneurs who are excelling in areas such as entrepreneurial spirit, innovation, financial performance, strategic direction, national/global impact and individual and corporate social responsibility. Jennings was selected as a finalist by a panel of independent judges.
“I’m honored to be recognized and considered for the prestigious EY Entrepreneur of the Year award and to represent Secure-24 at such a dynamic time in our history,” said Jennings. “I feel privileged to lead the incredible team at Secure-24, whose talent and dedication contribute to the success of our company and our customers.”
Regional award winners are eligible for consideration for the Entrepreneur of the Year National competition. Award winners in several national categories, as well as the Entrepreneur of the Year National Overall Award winner, will be announced at the Entrepreneur of the Year National Awards gala in Palm Springs, California, on November 18, 2017. The awards are the culminating event of the Strategic Growth Forum™, the nation’s most prestigious gathering of high-growth, market-leading companies.
Secure-24 has 16 years of experience delivering managed IT operations, application hosting and cloud services to enterprises worldwide. Its industry-leading client satisfaction rates result from comprehensive service level agreements and a focus on superior service and support. The company is an SAP certified Hosting, HANA, and Cloud partner and an Oracle Platinum Partner managing Oracle E-Business Suite, PeopleSoft, JD Edwards and Hyperion applications across all industries for businesses of every size. Secure-24 has been named one of Computerworld’s 100 Best Places to Work in IT for four consecutive years. Visit www.secure-24.com to learn more about Secure-24 products and services.
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About Entrepreneur of The Year®
Entrepreneur of The Year is the world’s most prestigious business award for entrepreneurs. The program 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. As the first and only truly global awards program of its kind, 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 145 cities in more than 60 countries.
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