TORONTO, April 18 /CNW/ - The Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year 2007
Awards are pleased to announce SAP(R) Canada Inc. as their newest national
sponsor. This year marks the 14th year of honouring the innovation and
relentless entrepreneurial spirit of Canada's leading businesspeople.
"We are very proud to welcome SAP Canada as a national sponsor," said Dan
Cornacchia, national director of the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year
Program. "SAP Canada's support of this program demonstrates its commitment to
recognizing the vision and outstanding achievements of Canada's most
SAP Canada is a fast-growing subsidiary of SAP AG, the world's leading
provider of business software. Today, more than 38,000 customers in more than
120 countries run SAP applications. SAP applications are helping Canadian
enterprises improve productivity and customer relationships, reduce costs,
increase revenues and profitability, and create efficiencies across supply
chains and business operations.
"Throughout our history, great Canadians have embraced risk to realize
their entrepreneurial dreams and build our country," said Robert Courteau,
president and managing director, SAP Canada. "These Canadians have become
icons in Canada and have parlayed their successes here and abroad to become
legendary global business leaders."
"We are excited to be working with Ernst & Young on the Entrepreneur Of
The Year Program because it provides recognition and deep appreciation for
Canadians who are shaping our country today and ensuring Canada's prosperity
for years to come," added Courteau.
The Entrepreneur Of The Year awards program is currently accepting
nominations. Self-nominations are encouraged and there is no application fee.
The application deadline is April 30, 2007. Nominations are sought in five
regions across the country: Pacific, Prairies, Ontario, Québec and Atlantic.
To learn more about the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year 2007 Awards or
to obtain a nomination form, visit www.eoy.ca or phone 1-888-WIN-EOY1
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