DETROIT--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ernst & Young LLP (EY US) today announced that Raj Vattikuti, Executive Chairman of Altimetrik, was named an Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2020 National Award winner following selection as a Michigan and Northwest Ohio regional award winner in October. The Entrepreneur Of The Year Awards program is one of the preeminent competitive awards for entrepreneurs and leaders of high-growth companies. Vattikuti was one of 10 national winners announced Thursday, November 19, during a virtual awards celebration. The awards were the culmination of the Strategic Growth Forum®, one of the nation’s most prestigious gatherings of high-growth, market-leading companies. Vattikuti was selected by an independent panel of judges from a pool of more than 200 regional award winners.
“There’s so much potential right now to create new business models and seize new opportunities by enabling companies to simplify operations, promote experimentation, and improve collaboration,” Vattikuti says. “The secret to success is engaging the people around you, serving the needs of your clients, and empowering people to reach their goals. I share this award with the people who have supported and helped achieve what we set out to accomplish. Like other entrepreneurs, I’m constantly thinking about how we can change the world for the better through technology and philanthropy.”
Since 1986, EY US has honored entrepreneurs whose ingenuity, spirit of innovation and tenacity have driven their companies’ success, transformed their industries and made a positive impact on their communities. Vattikuti will go on to become a lifetime member of the esteemed multi-industry community of award winners, with exclusive, ongoing access to the experience, insight and wisdom of fellow alumni and other ecosystem members in over 60 countries — all supported by vast EY resources.
Altimetrik is a digital business enablement company. We focus on bite-size outcomes that accelerate revenue growth without disrupting existing business activities. Our practitioners and agile engineering teams deliver solutions that drive transformation using their end-to-end business perspective as well as technology and data that create new value chains and business opportunities -- something traditional businesses cannot offer. With offices across the globe and over 2,500 energized practitioners, Altimetrik partners with Fortune 500 companies and empowers them to become more agile and successful.
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Entrepreneur Of The Year® is the world’s most prestigious business awards program for unstoppable entrepreneurs. These visionary leaders deliver innovation, growth and prosperity that transform our world. The program engages entrepreneurs with insights and experiences that foster growth. It connects them with their peers to strengthen entrepreneurship around the world. Entrepreneur Of The Year is the first and only truly global awards program of its kind. It celebrates entrepreneurs through regional and national awards programs in more than 145 cities in over 60 countries. Winners go on to compete for the EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year™ title. ey.com/us/eoy
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