SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/12/14 -- EY today announced that Greg Schott, MuleSoft president and CEO, is a finalist for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2014 Award for the Northern California region. The award recognizes entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in areas such as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. Greg was selected as a finalist from more than 100 nominations by a panel of independent judges. Winners will be announced at a special gala event on Tuesday, June 10th at The Fairmont San Jose.
"MuleSoft's mission is to connect the world's applications, data and devices. The opportunity to transform organizations through connectivity is massive," said Greg Schott, president and CEO of MuleSoft. "It's an honor to be recognized by EY for our achievements as a company. This award is a reflection of the work of our talented employees in helping our customers do amazing things."
MuleSoft has emerged as one of the fastest-growing companies in enterprise software by providing a solution to the world's integration problems. MuleSoft's Anypoint Platform is built to eliminate the pain and cost of point-to-point integration, connecting any application, data source or API, whether in the cloud or on-premises. The platform delivers on the promise of the next generation of integration, transforming how companies compete through connectivity.
Now in its 28th year, the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year Award has expanded to recognize business leaders in more than 145 cities in more than 60 countries throughout the world. Regional award winners are eligible for consideration for national program. Award winners in several national categories, as well as the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year National Overall Award winner, will be announced at the annual awards gala in Palm Springs, California, on November 15, 2014. The awards are the culminating event of the EY Strategic Growth Forum®, the nation's most prestigious gathering of high-growth, market-leading companies.
Founded and produced by EY, the Entrepreneur Of The Year Awards are sponsored in the United States by the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation and SAP America.
In Northern California sponsors include King & Spalding, RoseRyan, Scherzer International, Smart Business Network, Inc., SolomonEdwards and The Big Picture.
About EY Entrepreneur Of The Year
EY Entrepreneur Of The Year is the world's most prestigious business award for entrepreneurs. The unique award 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 award 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.
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MuleSoft's mission is to connect the world's applications, data and devices. MuleSoft makes connecting anything easy with Anypoint Platform, the only complete integration platform for SaaS, SOA and APIs. Thousands of organizations in 54 countries, from emerging brands to Global 500 enterprises, use MuleSoft to innovate faster and gain competitive advantage. http://www.mulesoft.com/