EY Announces John D’Angelo, CEO of Investar Bank, as Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2018 Award Winner in the Gulf Coast Area
“I was humbled just being nominated and completely stunned when my name was called to accept the award,” said John D’Angelo, President and Chief Executive Officer. “There are countless people to thank because building a
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 Schultzof Starbucks Corporation
- Pierre Omidyar of
eBay, Inc. Jodi Bergof Vitamix Robert Unanueof Goya Foods Reid Hoffmanand Jeff Weinerof LinkedIn Andreas Bechtolsheimand Jayshree Ullalof Arista Networks Hamdi Ulukayaof Chobani James Parkof Fitbit
- J.W. “Bill”
Marriott, Jr. of Marriott International, Inc. Lonnie Moulderand Mary Lynne Hedley, PhD, of TESARO, Inc.
As a Gulf Coast Area award winner, John D’Angelo 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
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Source: Investar Holding Corporation