Nov. 27, 2012
-- Raleigh, N.C.
s Organization (EO) of Raleigh (http://www.eoraleigh.com/)
today announced its “Rock Star” status, as credited by the global organization’
s headquarters in Alexandria, Va. The award was presented to the local chapter from a global spokesperson as part of the organization’
s Global Entrepreneurship Week.
To qualify for the award, chapters must meet 27 qualifications in six areas: presidential leadership, chapter learning, forum involvement, internal/external communication, financial health and membership value. As a reward for meeting or exceeding all the requirements, the chapter received a $10,000 check from EO’s global offices.
This year marks the 25th anniversary of EO, with events being held all around the world highlighting the growth of the organization’
s entrepreneur network and its role in the lives of members everywhere.
###About Entrepreneurs’ Organization
Organization (EO) is a dynamic global network of more than 8,000 business owners in 40 countries. Founded in 1987 by a group of young entrepreneurs, 2012 marks EO’s 25th anniversary. EO is the catalyst that enables entrepreneurs to learn and grow from each other, leading to greater business success and an enriched personal life. Membership in one of EO’s 120 chapters is by invitation only; the average member is 41 years old with annual revenues of US $17.3 million. For more information, visit www.eonetwork.org. The Raleigh-Durham chapter can be found at www.eoraleigh.com