David Modig has conquered all phases in the business awards program through EY. He was nominated, won the district finals and finally the grand finale on Friday in Stockholm. David Modig is the Entrepreneur Of The Year in Sweden.
EY Entrepreneur Of The Year is one of the world’s largest and most prestigious awards for entrepreneurs. The competition is arranged in about 60 countries and this was the 25th Swedish edition. In Sweden, the nomination process lasted until the end of August last year and was open to everyone. EY had received approximately 700 nominations from all over the country. It is a great achievement to move forward in the entrepreneurial competition where the selection work is extensive. Following the nominations phase, the district finals took place in November and on Friday the National final in Stockholm where David Modig ended up as the winner.
It is the greatest award an Entrepreneur could receive
“I am overwhelmed and truly grateful for receiving this amazing award, it is the greatest award an Entrepreneur could receive. I would like to thank my family, the Modig-team, our business partners, and everyone who has supported me during the years. This could not happen without you all. I am proud to be an entrepreneur and will continue to develop and bring forward innovations together with my team at Modig. I am looking forward to representing Sweden for the World Entrepreneur Of The Year. Thank all of you that have reached out and sent congratulations during the last couple of days!” David Modig, President Modig Machine Tool
International final in Monaco
The international final is taking place in Monaco in June where entrepreneurs from 60 countries compete for the World Entrepreneur Of The Year.
About EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™
EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ is the world’s most prestigious business awards program for entrepreneurs. The program makes a difference through the way it encourages entrepreneurial activity among those with potential and recognizes the contribution of people who inspire others with their vision, leadership, and achievement. As the first and only truly global awards program of its kind, Entrepreneur Of The Year celebrates those who are building and leading successful, growing and dynamic businesses, recognizing them through regional, national and global awards programs in more than 145 cities in more than 60 countries. www.ey.com/eoy, https://www.ey.com/sv_se/eoy
Pictures: EY Entrepreneur of the year/AXL Media.
Modig Machine Tool – March 29, 2021