PITTSBURGH, June 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Ernst & Young LLP (EY US) today announced that Chad Mattix, CEO and Founder of Kinettix, Inc., was named an Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2021 East Central Award finalist. Now in its 35th year, the Entrepreneur Of The Year program honors unstoppable business leaders whose ambition, ingenuity and courage in the face of adversity help catapult us from the now to next and beyond.
Entrepreneur Of The Year is one of the preeminent competitive award programs for entrepreneurs and leaders of high-growth companies. The nominees are evaluated by a panel of independent judges based on six criteria: entrepreneurial leadership; talent management; degree of difficulty; financial performance; societal impact and building a values-based company; and originality, innovation and future plans. Since its launch, the program has expanded to recognize business leaders in more than 145 cities in over 60 countries around the world.
Chad Mattix is honored to be named as a finalist. "The Kinettix mission is made possible due to our incredible team of industry executives backed by exceptional project coordinators and managers. All of us firmly believe that advancements like our Dispatch1 platform show that it is possible to transform the customer experience, even in an established industry such as IT field services," shared Mattix. Kinettix is an industry leader in providing IT field services anywhere on the globe. Their innovations in the field include on-demand management of labor-pool technicians and their Dispatch1 platform, which uses API integrations to create a transparent delivery system for their clients.
Regional award winners are eligible for consideration for the Entrepreneur Of The Year National Awards, to be announced in November at the Strategic Growth Forum®, one of the nation’s most prestigious gatherings of high-growth, market-leading companies. 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 2022.
Kinettix is the go-to global leader in providing IT field technicians and break/fix dispatches to U.S.-based enterprises and managed service providers, anywhere, anytime. They bridge the gap between traditional staffing and a reliable contingent workforce.
Founded and produced by Ernst & Young LLP, the Entrepreneur Of The Year Awards are nationally sponsored by SAP America.
In East Central, sponsors also include PNC Bank, VRC, Oswald Companies and Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP.
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