Phreesia CEO and Co-Founder Chaim Indig Named Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year® 2011 New York Award Finalist
NEW YORK, N.Y.—May 10, 2011—Phreesia today announced that CEO and co-founder Chaim Indig is an Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year® 2011 New York Award finalist. According to Ernst & Young LLP, the awards program recognizes entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. Indig was selected as a finalist from nearly 70 nominations by a panel of independent judges. Award winners will be announced at a special gala event on June 8, 2011 at the Marriott Marquis.
The Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Program celebrates its 25th anniversary this year. The program has expanded to recognize business leaders in more than 140 cities and more than 50 countries throughout the world.
Regional award winners are eligible for consideration for the Entrepreneur of the Year National Award. Award winners in several national categories, as well as the Entrepreneur of the Year overall National Award winner, will be announced at the annual awards gala in Palm Springs, California, on November 12, 2011. The awards are the culminating event of the Ernst & Young Strategic Growth Forum®, the nation’s most prestigious gathering of high-growth, market-leading companies, which will be held November 9–13, 2011.
Founded and produced by Ernst & Young LLP, the Entrepreneur of the Year Awards are pleased to have the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation as a national sponsor. In New York sponsors include Marsh, Scherzer International, SAP America Inc., HSBC, Solomon Edwards Group, Empire Valuation Consultants, WithumSmith +Brown, Murray Devine, Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe and RR Donnelley.
Phreesia is the nationally recognized leader in simplifying the patient check-in experience for medical practices and their patients. By automating patient intake, the PhreesiaPad allows practices to effortlessly collect patient information, verify insurance and collect payments at the point of care. Phreesia delivers fully-interactive content directly to patients, and is designed to interface with clinicians’ existing and future technology. Phreesia is committed to enhancing the patient experience and enabling clinicians to stay at the forefront of patient care. For more information visit www.phreesia.com.
About Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year®
Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year® is the world’s most prestigious business award for entrepreneurs. The unique award makes a difference through the way it encourages entrepreneurial activity among those with potential, and recognizes the contribution of people who inspire others with their vision, leadership and achievement. As the first and only truly global award of its kind, Entrepreneur of the Year celebrates those who are building and leading successful, growing and dynamic businesses, recognizing them through regional, national and global awards programs in more than 140 cities in more than 50 countries.
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