SPEAR’s CEO and Co-Founder Dan Rootenberg has been nominated for the Entrepreneur Of The Year Award by Ernst & Young LLP!
Considered the world’s most prestigious business award for entrepreneurs, the award has recognized game-changing leaders for more than 30 years. Now in its 34th year, the Entrepreneur Of The Year program honors entrepreneurial business leaders whose ambitions deliver innovation, growth and prosperity as they build and sustain successful businesses that transform our world. Dan was selected as one of the finalists by a panel of independent judges comprising former winners and business leaders from multiple industries.
Entrepreneur Of The Year is one of the preeminent competitive award programs for entrepreneurs and leaders of high-growth companies. The nominees are evaluated based on six criteria, including overcoming adversity; financial performance; societal impact and commitment to building a values-based company; innovation; and talent management.
The award recognizes those entrepreneurial leaders who are excelling in overcoming adversity, financial performance, societal impact and commitment to building a values-based company, innovation, and talent management.
Dan is an admirable example of a true leader, having guided the entire team through a very tumultuous and uncertain year. This nomination is just one example of the many ways in which his leadership style demonstrates an attitude built on sound morals and values.