Ernst & Young has announced the 2006 Entrepreneur of the Year nominees. This is E&Y’s 20th year of recognizing entrepreneurs. The awards dinner for the Minnesota and Dakotas region will be held June 6, 2006 at the Minneapolis Marriott City Center.
This years nominees for Minnesota and Dakotas are:
Bahram Akradi, Life Time Fitness, Inc.
Albert T. Annexstad, Federated Insurance Companies
J. Hayes Batson, Regency Beauty Institute
Mark Buller, Norcraft Companies, L.L.C.
Dr. James Carlson, PRACS Institute, Ltd.
John Folkestad, SALO, LLC
Ashish Gadnis, Forward Hindsight Inc.
Mark S. Gorder, Intricon Corporation
Tricia Hamrin, UpFront Productions, Inc.
Chris Hamrin, UpFront Productions, Inc.
Ken Johnson, CMS Direct
Jeff Kiesel, Restaurant Technologies, Inc.
Jill Kolling, Forward Hindsight Inc.
Amy Langer, SALO, LLC
Lonnie Moulder, MGI Pharma, Inc.
Paul Plooster, Restaurant Technologies, Inc.
Quintin Rubald, Summit Fire Protection
Erik Saltvold, Erik's Bike Shop
Brett Shockley, Spanlink Communications, Inc.
Aaron Weber, Freeze.com, LLC
Ryan Weber, Freeze.com, LLC
Robert John Weber, Freeze.com, LLC