West Henrietta, NY—The Lewis family of companies announced today that CEO and President Tom Rogers was selected by a panel of independent judges as a finalist for the EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2019 New York Award.
Widely considered one of the most prestigious business awards programs in the U.S., the program recognizes entrepreneurs and leaders of high-growth companies who are excelling in areas such as innovation, financial performance, and personal commitment to their businesses and communities, while also transforming our world.
“I am honored to be selected among the many high-caliber finalists this year,” says Rogers. “I am also fortunate to lead a team of 4,500 dedicated and talented individuals who collectively have driven our impressive performance. Together, we serve many of the best utilities, coops and municipalities in the energy industry. We’re proud of our values-based culture and mission to relentlessly pursue the success of our customers and employees through our commitment to safety, service and innovation.”
Award winners will be announced at a special event on June 20 at the New York Marriott Marquis.
About Entrepreneur of the Year: Entrepreneur of the Year, founded by EY, is the world’s most prestigious business awards program for entrepreneurs. 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. ey.com/eoy