EY Announces ExecOnline’s Stephen Bailey as Winner of 2022 Entrepreneur Of The Year® Award in New York | New

NEW YORK, June 27, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Ernst & Young LLP (EY US) announced that Stephen Bailey, co-founder and CEO of ExecOnline, has been named the winner of the 2022 New York Entrepreneur Of The Year® award. Entrepreneur Of The Year is one of the most competitive awards for entrepreneurs and high-growth business leaders who dream big to succeed. An independent jury selected Bailey based on her entrepreneurial spirit, purpose, growth and impact, among other key contributions and attributes.

“I founded ExecOnline with a mission to change the face of leadership, to connect all leaders to their future potential. It has been humbling and awe-inspiring to see the impact of this mission on lives” , said Stephen Bailey, “I feel truly honored to lead the 300 people at ExecOnline who are changing the world and bringing my vision to life. And I’m grateful to my three co-founders, Julia Alexander, Barry Goldberg and Mark Ozer, who dared to believe that we could – and should – lead the way.

As a pioneer in online leadership development for business, ExecOnline has provided career-enhancing opportunities to tens of thousands of leaders in over 100 countries, and significant business impact for over a decade. . Bailey has continued to blaze a trail of accessible and equitable leadership development, as a thought leader, in his company’s groundbreaking efforts and innovative technology solutions, and through the work of the Development Equity Council he has based.

As the winner of the New York Award, Bailey will now be considered by the Independent National Jury for the 2022 National Entrepreneur of the Year Awards.

The Entrepreneur Of The Year program honored the inspirational leadership of entrepreneurs such as Daymond John of FUBU, Hamdi Ulukaya of Chobani, Inc., James Park of Fitbit and Howard Schultz of Starbucks Coffee Company.


Founded and produced by Ernst & Young LLP, the Entrepreneur of the Year Awards are presented by PNC Bank. In New York, sponsors also include Donnelley Financial Solutions (DFIN), Marsh, ADP, DLA Piper, Empire Valuation Consultants and Morgan Lewis.

About Exec Online

As a pioneer in online leadership development for businesses, ExecOnline connects all leaders to their future potential. Since 2012, ExecOnline has provided career enhancement opportunities to over 65,000 leaders in over 100 countries, and significant business impact through partnerships with the world’s top business schools such as Berkeley Haas, Chicago Booth, Columbia, UVA Darden School of Business, Tuck at Dartmouth, Duke CE, IMD, Ivey, MIT Sloan, Stanford GSB, Wharton and Yale. As Forbes’ “Technology Company to Watch,” our proprietary Learn by Doing with Impact methodology combines market-driven insights with an applied learning approach for maximum impact aligned with the needs of leaders and their organizations – today. today and in the future. Follow ExecOnline on LinkedIn and Twitter. Visit execonline.com to learn more.

About Entrepreneur of the Year®

Entrepreneur Of The Year is the world’s most prestigious business awards program for unstoppable entrepreneurs. These visionary leaders bring innovation, growth and prosperity that are transforming our world. The program engages entrepreneurs with ideas and experiences that drive growth. It connects them with their peers to strengthen entrepreneurship around the world. Entrepreneur Of The Year is the first and only truly global awards program of its kind.

It celebrates entrepreneurs through regional and national awards programs in more than 145 cities in more than 60 countries. National winners compete for the title of EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year™. ey.com/us/eoy

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About EY

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