Dina Dwyer-Owens, chairwoman and CEO of Mr. Rooter Plumbing’s parent company The Dwyer Group, was named a winner in the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year Awards in the Southwest Area North program.
chairwoman and CEO of Mr. Rooter Plumbing’s parent company The Dwyer Group, was
named a winner in the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year Awards in the Southwest
Area North program.
among a group of leading entrepreneurs selected by an independent judging panel
made up of previous winners of the award, leading CEOs, private capital
investors and other regional business leaders. The winners were revealed at a
special gala on June 23 at the Hyatt Regency hotel in Dallas.
“To be among so
many outstanding finalists and named a winner is a true honor,” she said. “I
share this recognition with an incredible team at The Dwyer Group that
continues to make the journey so rewarding. I’m thrilled to be part of the
respected and prestigious Ernst & Young program that shines a spotlight on
so many good things happening in the business world today.”
The Entrepreneur Of The
Year Program honors entrepreneurs regionally in June, leading up to the
national awards in November in Palm Springs, Calif. The U.S. Entrepreneur Of
The Year Overall Award winner then moves on to compete for the World
Entrepreneur Of The Year Award in Monte Carlo.
“These business leaders
have accomplished so much and contributed a tremendous amount to the economy
and our community,” said Debra von Storch, Ernst & Young partner and strategic
growth markets leader.
Now in its 26th
year, the Entrepreneur Of The Year Program has expanded to recognize business
leaders in more than 140 cities in more than 50 countries throughout the world.
Awards are given to entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary
success in such areas as innovation, financial performance and personal
commitment to their businesses and communities.
The Dwyer Group
Dwyer-Owens a winner in Ernst & Young entrepreneur awards
July 3, 2012