On Wednesday, July 6, the nominated companies were announced for the 2022 EY Entrepreneur Of The Year election. This took place at the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam, with EY and Van Lanschot board members, jury members and candidates in attendance. There are four different awards to be won, Marinka Nooteboom is nominated for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year award, together with Sharon Hilgers (My Jewellery), Jurrien van Dijk (Financial Lease) and Arend Kuperus (JOZ B.V.). Marinka Nooteboom: “I see this not only as a recognition for me personally, but as an award for Nooteboom and all our employees.”
Nooteboom nominated for EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2022
In collaboration with Van Lanschot Kempen, a thorough screening and selection procedure preceded the 26th edition of this prestigious award. Marita de Hair, EY Netherlands Partner Assurance and EY Entrepreneur Of The Year Leader: “In this special time after Corona, we are especially curious about entrepreneurial stories that have been able to maintain or even grow their businesses in this difficult period. This year we have excellent candidates who have a great story in terms of sustainability and social impact.”
The EY Entrepreneur Of The Year program is organized by consulting and accounting firm EY in over 60 countries worldwide. In the Netherlands, the program is experiencing its 26th edition this year. Program leaders Marita de Hair and Erik de Heer selected a group of unique entrepreneurs who also make a difference in the social field and sustainability. Also this year all entrepreneurs are market leaders in their branch and distinguish themselves by innovation, vision, guts, financial stability and resilience. The program is intended to put entrepreneurship highly in the spotlight, to encourage and support entrepreneurs to get the best out of themselves, their clients and their employees. On October 12 the finals will be held in Studio 21 in Hilversum.