EY Announces Jason T. Andrew of Limelight Health as an Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2020 Northern California Award Finalist
Celebrating the unstoppable entrepreneurs whose ambitions transform our world
By: Limelight Health
SAN FRANCISCO - Aug. 27, 2020 - PRLog -- Ernst & Young LLP (EY US) announced that CEO and Co-Founder Jason T. Andrew of Limelight Health was named an Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2020 Northern California Award finalist. Now in its 34th year, the Entrepreneur Of The Year program honors entrepreneurial business leaders whose ambitions deliver innovation, growth and prosperity as they build and sustain successful businesses that transform our world. Jason T. Andrew was selected as one of 19 finalists by a panel of independent judges.
Award winners will be announced through a special virtual event on October 7 and will join a lifelong community of esteemed Entrepreneur Of The Year alumni from around the world. This year, unstoppable entrepreneurs who have provided extraordinary support for their communities, employees and others during the COVID-19 crisis will also be recognized for their courage, resilience and ingenuity.
Entrepreneur Of The Year is one of the preeminent competitive award programs for entrepreneurs and leaders of high-growth companies. The nominees are evaluated based on six criteria, including overcoming adversity; financial performance;
"I'm humbled and honored to be recognized as a finalist by EY. Innovation has always been the foundation of progress and it's even more important in these challenging times as we adapt to new ways of living and working," said Jason T. Andrew, CEO and Co-Founder of Limelight Health. "Limelight Health is committed to continuing to push boundaries and develop the most innovative solutions for our customers."
Limelight Health is a leading provider of cloud-based enterprise software solutions delivering the most efficient quoting, rating, and underwriting solutions for employee benefits insurers. The company provides process automation and seamless integration for new business acquisition, including product management, broker self-service, risk management, and sales enablement.
Limelight Health's innovative suite offers highly configurable no-code and low-code solutions for intake, quoting, rating, and underwriting. The API-first and cloud-native architecture provides seamless integration and data exchange for enrollment and case installation, data analysis and reporting, and support for legacy systems. Limelight Health has a remote-first workforce with headquarters in San Francisco, California, and an office in Redding, California.
Earlier this month, Limelight Health entered into an agreement to be acquired by FINEOS, the global market leader in core systems for life, accident and health insurance. The acquisition combines two of the most modern insurtech systems on the market to offer customers a complete end-to-end insurance platform that keeps them future-ready.
Regional award winners are eligible for consideration for the Entrepreneur Of The Year National Awards, to be announced in November during a virtual awards gala. The Entrepreneur Of The Year National Overall Award winner will then move on to compete for the EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year™ Award in June 2021.
Entrepreneur Of The Year Award winners become lifetime members of a global, multi-industry community of entrepreneurs, with exclusive, ongoing access to the experience, insight and wisdom of program alumni and other ecosystem members in over 60 countries — all supported by vast EY resources.
Founded and produced by Ernst & Young LLP, the Entrepreneur Of The Year Awards are nationally sponsored by SAP America and the Kauffman Foundation.
In Northern California, sponsors also include Woodruff Sawyer and Chatham Financial.
About Entrepreneur Of The Year®
Entrepreneur Of The Year® is the world's most prestigious business awards program for unstoppable entrepreneurs. These visionary leaders deliver innovation, growth and prosperity that transform our world. The program engages entrepreneurs with insights and experiences that foster growth. It connects them with their peers to strengthen entrepreneurship around the world. Entrepreneur Of The Year is the first and only truly global awards program of its kind. It celebrates entrepreneurs through regional and national awards programs in more than 145 cities in over 60 countries. Winners go on to compete for the EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year™ title. ey.com/us/eoy
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