Dallas Fashion Startup Founders Named as Finalists for E&Y Entrepreneur of the Year Awards

EY today announced the finalists for EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2015 in the Southwest 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. These business leaders were selected from nearly 100 nominations by a panel of independent judges. Award winners will be announced at a special gala on Saturday, June 27, 2015 at the Hilton Anatole in Dallas, Texas.

Among the high profile roster of nominees are Dallas fashion-startup founders Matt Alexander of Need and Foremost, Amber Venz Box and Baxter Box of rewardStyle and liketoknow.it, and Kevin Lavelle of Mizzen + Main

Now in its 29th year, the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 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 14, 2015. The awards are the culminating event of the EY Strategic Growth Forum®, the nation’s most prestigious gathering of high-growth, market-leading companies.

Congratulations to our well-heeled innovators!

Raquel Vincent

Raquel Vincent is a Dallas-based creative with a knack for words and inspired creative direction. When she's not working, you can find Raquel hitting a gallery opening, working on her book, or thrifting for unforgettable vintage finds. She loves music festivals, tacos, and her rescue cat Berlioz.