EY Announces Blake Brannon of Brannon Industrial Group as an Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2022 Central South Award Finalist

Entrepreneurs play a vital role in transforming our lives by disrupting entire industries and reinventing economies. We couldn’t be happier for Blake Brannon, President of Brannon Industrial Group, to be recognized as a finalist for the Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2022 Central South program. As the world’s most prestigious business award for entrepreneurs, Entrepreneur Of The Year has been at the forefront of identifying game-changing business leaders for more than 35 years. The program has honored the inspirational leadership of such entrepreneurs as Howard Schultz of Starbucks Corporation; Reid Hoffman and Jeff Weiner of LinkedIn Corporation; and Kendra Scott of Kendra Scott LLC. We’re honored to have Blake Brannon recognized among so many other unstoppable business leaders in Central South. Learn more about the Entrepreneur Of The Year Central South program and view the official press release here.

The award recognizes leaders who are creating long-term value through entrepreneurial spirit, purpose, growth, and impact. To be eligible for an Entrepreneur Of The Year® Award, the nominee must be the CEO or president of a private or public company and be primarily responsible for the company’s recent performance. The independent judging panel includes previous award winners, leading CEOs, private equity and venture capital investors, and other regional business luminaries. The Central South finalists will be recognized and winners will be announced at the Central South awards celebration on June 23. Regional award winners are eligible for the Entrepreneur Of The Year® National Awards, presented in November. The national overall award winner will compete for the EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year™ Award in June 2023.