EY has announced Peter Douglas, President of The Douglas Company, has been named a finalist for the Michigan and Northwest Ohio 2018 Entrepreneur of the Year Award. Honorees are recognized for innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities, and are chosen by a panel of independent judges. This is the program’s 31st year, which now recognizes leaders in more than 145 cities and more than 60 countries. Award winners will be announced at a special gala event on June 27th at the Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA).
“To lead in an industry requires innovation and independent thinking and we are constantly pushing the envelope. It is not without risk, but that is what brings industry leading results if these risks are properly assessed and controlled. We are fortunate to have wonderful clients and dedicated, capable professionals, to continue to move our business forward,” stated Peter Douglas.
Entrepreneur of The Year, founded by EY, is the world’s most prestigious business awards program for entrepreneurs, chosen from an independent panel of judges including entrepreneurs and prominent leaders from business, finance, and the local community. 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 and more than 60 countries.
The Douglas Company
The Douglas Company is an industry-leading general contractor specializing in senior living and multifamily construction. For over 40 years The Douglas Company has consistently completed projects under budget and ahead of schedule while contributing to the success of its clients and associates. The Douglas Company, on the INC. 5000 list of fastest-growing private companies, is headquartered in Holland, Ohio with a second office located in Orlando, Florida.
For more information on this story or inquiries about The Douglas Company, please contact Bob Ritter, Director of Business Development, at 419-865-8600 or visit The Douglas Company website: www.douglascompany.com.Read More >