DALLAS, June 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Ernst & Young LLP today announced the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2013 Award winners in Southwest Area North. The award recognizes outstanding high-growth entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. The finalists and winners were selected by an independent panel of judges and honored at a gala event at the Sheraton Dallas Hotel on June 22, 2013.
Richard Wright President and CEO AdvoCare Plano, TX
Max Martin Chairman and CEO ARGO Data Resource Corporation Richardson, TXCalvin Carter Founder and President Bottle Rocket Apps Dallas, TX Stephen Mooney President and CEO Conifer Health Solutions Frisco, TX David Sokolsky President and CEO Daisy Brand Dallas, TX Gregg Engles Chairman Dean Foods Company Dallas, TX Phil Rykhoek President and CEO Denbury Resources, Inc. Plano, TX Ross Perot Founder and Chairman EDS/Perot Systems Ross Perot, Jr. Chairman Perot Systems/Hillwood Don Freeman Chairman Freeman Dallas, TX Carrie Freeman Parsons Vice Chairman Freeman Dallas, TX Joe Popolo President Freeman Dallas, TX David Weinreb CEO Howard Hughes Corporation Dallas, TX Randy Watson Chairman and CEO Justin Brands, Inc. Fort Worth, TX Eddie Lennox Founder and Chairman Service King Collision Repair Centers, Inc. Richardson, TX Tony Aquila Founder, Chairman and CEO Solera Holdings, Inc. Westlake, TX Brian Schultz CEO Studio Movie Grill Dallas, TX Family Business Award of Excellence We are excited to present our inaugural Family Business Award of Excellence for the Southwest Region North to the Perot family. For decades, Ross Perot and Ross Perot, Jr. have served as proven leaders of global companies, demonstrated innovative, forward-thinking ideas through their business models and made significant philanthropic contributions to the Dallas community and beyond. Please join us as we honor a lifetime of the Perots' innovative and entrepreneurial achievements. Now in its 27th year, the Entrepreneur Of The Year Program has expanded globally to recognize company builders in over 140 cities and in more than 50 countries throughout the world.