EY Announces FAST CEO Tom Famularo as an EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 Award Finalist in New Jersey
New Jersey, May 22 – EY today announced that CEO Tom Famularo of FAST is a finalist for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 Award in the New Jersey region. 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. Tom was selected as a finalist by a panel of independent judges. Award winners will be announced at a special gala event on Thursday, June 26th at the Hyatt Regency New Brunswick.
“With the ingenuity of our cutting edge technology and the support of a focused, seasoned team, being at the helm of FAST has been exhilarating. As FAST secures its place as the leading technology platform in the life and annuity space and continues to grow and form partnerships, I am certain the best is yet to come,” beamed Tom. “I’m honored to be recognized as a finalist for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2014 award in my home state of New Jersey.”
FAST, which stands for “Flexible Architecture, Simplified Technology,” is a software provider focused on solving the challenges insurers and fraternal organizations face as they modernize their systems environments or replace legacy systems. FAST’s Insurance Components are offered individually or packaged for core functional areas, including Policy Administration, New Business and Underwriting, and Distribution Management.
Now in its 28th year, the program has expanded to recognize business leaders in more than 145 cities in more than 60 countries throughout the world.
Regional award winners are eligible for consideration for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year National program. Award winners in several national categories, as well as the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year National Overall Award winner, will be announced at the annual awards gala in Palm Springs, California, on November 15, 2014. The awards are the culminating event of the EY Strategic Growth Forum®, the nation’s most prestigious gathering of high-growth, market-leading companies.
Founded and produced by EY, the Entrepreneur Of The Year Awards are sponsored in the United States by the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation and SAP America.
In New Jersey sponsors include DLA Piper, Merrill Corporation, Morgan Lewis, PNC Bank, Willis of New Jersey, Empire Valuation Consultants, Scherzer International, SolomonEdwardsGroup, Cresa, Murray Devine, NJBIZ and NJTC.
About EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™
EY 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 145 cities in more than 60 countries.
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