Press Release: President & CEO Betsy Bassan is Named an Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2021 Mid-Atlantic Award Winner
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August 4, 2021
President & CEO Betsy Bassan is Named an Ernst & Young
Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2021 Mid-Atlantic Award Winner
August 4, 2021 – During a virtual awards gala, Ernst & Young LLP (EY US) announced that Panagora Group President and CEO Betsy Bassan is an Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2021 Mid-Atlantic Award winner.
The Entrepreneur Of The Year Awards program is one of the preeminent competitive awards for entrepreneurs and leaders of high-growth companies. For 35 years, EY US has honored entrepreneurs whose ambition, courage, and ingenuity have driven their companies’ success, transformed their industries, and made a positive impact on their communities.
Bassan was selected by an independent panel of judges and she is honored to now be a lifetime member of this esteemed multi-industry community of award winners.
“I’m so proud to showcase what women-owned small businesses are capable of in this prestigious group of world-class entrepreneurs spanning every industry,” said Bassan. “Winning this award elevates the importance of what Panagora and so many organizations do in serving USAID and helping to make our world a better place, really creating positive change for families and communities in developing countries.”
As a Mid-Atlantic award winner, Bassan is now eligible for consideration for the Entrepreneur Of The Year 2021 National Awards. Award winners in several national categories, as well as the Entrepreneur Of The Year National Overall Award winner, will be announced in November at the Strategic Growth Forum®, one of the nation’s most prestigious gatherings of high-growth, market-leading companies.