AUSTIN, Texas – May 7, 2018 – Zenoss Inc., the leader in software-defined IT operations, today announced its chairman and CEO, Greg Stock, is a finalist for the Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2018 Award in Central Texas. The award program recognizes entrepreneurs who are excelling in areas such as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. Stock was selected as a finalist by a panel of independent judges.
"I'm honored to have been selected as an EY Entrepreneur Of The Year finalist," Stock said. "This distinction acknowledges the tremendous team we have at Zenoss and our relentless focus on customer success. Through this program, I continue to be enlightened and inspired by its alumni, who lead global, well-known companies facing similar challenges and opportunities."
Now in its 32nd year, the program has expanded to recognize business leaders in more than 145 cities and more than 60 countries throughout the world.
Regional award winners are eligible for consideration for the Entrepreneur Of The Year National competition. Award winners in several national categories, as well as the Entrepreneur Of The Year National Overall Award winner, will be announced at the Entrepreneur Of The Year National Awards gala in Palm Springs, California, Nov. 17. The awards are the culminating event of the 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 nationally sponsored in the U.S. by SAP America, the Kauffman Foundation and Merrill Corporation.
In Central Texas, sponsors also include Broadway Bank, Colliers International, ADP, Aventine Hill Partners, Bridgepoint Consulting, Watkins Insurance Group, Shearman & Sterling, the Austin Business Journal and San Antonio Business Journal.
Zenoss works with the world's largest organizations to ensure their IT services and applications are always on. As the leader in software-defined IT operations, Zenoss develops software that builds comprehensive real-time models of hybrid IT environments, providing unparalleled holistic health and performance insights. This uniquely enables Zenoss customers to predict and eliminate outages, dramatically reducing downtime and IT spend. https://www.zenoss.com