Partners Recognize Influential Entrepreneurs during GEW

Many of our partners have planned events to celebrate GEW this year that honor and recognize entrepreneurs in their area. Through ceremonies, receptions, expos and more, partners have made it a priority to highlight influential members within their entrepreneurial ecosystems.

Some GEW/USA events that recognize local entrepreneurs include:

The Third Annual Kentucky Entrepreneur Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, hosted by the Kentucky Entrepreneur Hall of Fame, to recognize emerging entrepreneurs in the area.

The Entrepreneurs Big Bang Student Idea Expo at Muscatine Community College in Iowa, allows student entrepreneurs to showcase their innovative ideas.

The Local Entrepreneurs/Career Day organized by Lakeland DECA of White Lake, Michigan provides the junior class an opportunity to hear from speakers who are local entrepreneurs.

The Tulsey Awards, as part of TulsaGEW recognize the pioneers and innovators of the Tulsa community.

The Global Technology Leaders Conference 2012 recognizes the entrepreneurial vision of A. Richard Newton, Dean of the College of Engineering, UC Berkeley from 2000-2007.

Celebrating Women Entrepreneurs presented by EntrePaducah in Paducah, Kentucky to feature and connect women business owners.

The Rising Star Banquet presented by the TSBDC of Dyersburg Community College honors small business owners and their supporters for their efforts in championing the path of entrepreneurship.

The Achieve the Incredible Awards presented by BarCamp Sarasota will award local entrepreneurs in Sarasota, Florida who share their story of turning business dreams into a reality.

What is GEW

Global Entrepreneurship Week is the world's largest celebration of the innovators and job creators who launch startups that bring ideas to life, drive economic growth and expand human welfare.

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