DANA POINT, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--EY today announced that CEO Peter Nguyen of Ad Exchange Group, a performance-based digital direct response marketing company, received the Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2018 Award in the Advertising and Marketing category in Orange County. The award recognizes entrepreneurs who are excelling in areas such as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. Peter Nguyen was selected by an independent panel of judges, and the award was presented at a special gala event at the Monarch Beach Resort on June 22.
“I’m absolutely honored to be among Orange County’s best and brightest business leaders,” began Peter Nguyen at the beginning of his acceptance speech. “My mission in life is pretty simple… to help bridge this world and help people understand this idea of oneness.” Ad Exchange Group is the only full service, end-to-end solution for direct-to-consumer, online retailers that specialize in online, pay-for-performance advertising. The company also provides comprehensive fulfillment services, inbound customer support, assistance with merchant processing, and chargeback mitigation services.
Since 1986, EY has honored entrepreneurs whose ingenuity, spirit of innovation and discipline have driven their companies’ success, transformed their industries and made a positive impact on their communities. Now in its 32nd year, the program has honored the inspirational leadership of such entrepreneurs as:
- Howard Schultz of Starbucks Corporation
- Pierre Omidyar of eBay, Inc.
- Jodi Berg of Vitamix
- Robert Unanue of Goya Foods
- Reid Hoffman and Jeff Weiner of LinkedIn
- Andreas Bechtolsheim and Jayshree Ullal of Arista Networks
- Hamdi Ulukaya of Chobani
- James Park of Fitbit
- J.W. “Bill” Marriott, Jr. of Marriott International, Inc.
- Lonnie Moulder and Mary Lynne Hedley, PhD, of TESARO, Inc.
As an Orange County award winner, Peter Nguyen is now eligible for consideration for the Entrepreneur Of The Year 2018 National Awards. 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 10, 2018. The awards are the culminating event of the Strategic Growth Forum®, the nation’s most prestigious gathering of high-growth, market-leading companies.
Founded and produced by EY, the Entrepreneur Of The Year Awards are nationally sponsored in the US by SAP America, the Kauffman Foundation and Merrill Corporation.
In the Orange County Region, sponsors also include Stradling Yocca Carlson & Rauth, Hollencrest Capital Management, Lockton Companies,Tangram Company and Woodruff-Sawyer & Company.
About Ad Exchange Group
Ad Exchange Group, a privately held company headquartered in Irvine, California, is the top performance-based CPA network offering publishers and advertisers a single gateway for digital direct response solutions. The company has created a proprietary marketing platform that offers affiliates and advertising partners a wide range of marketing solutions including mobile advertising, email marketing, search and social media marketing, as well as affiliate marketing. The company has a unique value proposition to offer both better results and greater focus on quality. Ad Exchange is streamlining digital direct response while setting industry benchmarks around growth and satisfied customers.
To learn more about how Ad Exchange Group is reshaping digital performance-based advertising visit www.adexchangegroup.com.