Washington DC, May 30 – EY has named Tim Hwang, CEO of FiscalNote, as a finalist for the Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2018 Award in the Mid-Atlantic region. The global awards program honors entrepreneurs demonstrating success in the trifecta of innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. Tim was selected as a finalist by a panel of independent judges. Award winners will be unveiled at a June 14 gala event in Tysons Corner.
FiscalNote provides data-driven issues management solutions to organizations across the globe, enhancing the way in which they effectively manage the impact of the outside world. FiscalNote’s platform combines real-time global data, advanced analytics, and innovative workflow tools to help organizations of all shapes and sizes understand their environment, interact with government, mitigate risk, and make the most of potential opportunities.
“This recognition is a testament to our team and the progress we’ve made to better anticipate the customer’s needs,” Hwang said. “Our overall mission to enable better engagement between organizations and all levels of government hasn’t changed since our inception, but we continue to build upon our success to create a stronger product and service, that enhances the customer’s experience.”
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 which are announced November 10 as part of the Strategic Growth Forum®, a prestigious gathering of high-growth, market-leading companies.
Founded and produced by EY, the Entrepreneur Of The Year Awards are nationally sponsored in the US by SAP America, Merrill Corporation and the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation. In the Mid-Atlantic region, platinum sponsors also include Jones Lang LaSalle and PNC Bank. Regional gold sponsors include Cooley LLP, DLA Piper, Kelly Benefit Strategies, SolomonEdwards, Washington Business Journal and Baltimore Business Journal.
FiscalNote is a leading technology innovator at the intersection of global business & government. With offices in DC, NYC, Baton Rouge, Seoul, India, and Brussels, the company has raised more than $43 million from prominent early-stage investors including Renren, First Round Capital’s Dorm Room Fund, Green Visor Capital, MoneyToday, Visionnaire Ventures, Perle Ventures, 645 Ventures, Steve Case, Mark Cuban and Jerry Yang/AME Cloud Ventures. FiscalNote is the world’s most advanced issues management technology company. The revolutionary platform combines real-time global data, advanced analytics, and innovative workflow tools to help organizations of all shapes and sizes understand their environment, mitigate risk, and make the most of potential opportunities. Organizations — from small startups and non-profits to multinational corporations — rely on FiscalNote’s revolutionary government relationship management (GRM) and grassroots advocacy solutions include Toyota, Intel, Johnson & Johnson, the Pharmaceutical Care Management Association, Microsoft, PhRMA, Salesforce, the Consumer Technology Association, Anthem BlueCross BlueShield, Macy’s, and the National Education Association.
FiscalNote is a World Economic Forum Technology Pioneer.
About Entrepreneur Of The Year®
Entrepreneur Of The Year®, founded by EY, is the world’s most prestigious business awards program for entrepreneurs, chosen from an independent panel of judges including entrepreneurs and prominent leaders from business, finance, and the local community. The program 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 awards program 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 and more than 60 countries. ey.com/eoy
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