MONTREAL, Nov. 26, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Medicom Inc. is proud to announce that Ronald Reuben, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, is the winner of an EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2013 award in the Health Science category for Quebec.
The EY Entrepreneur Of The Year Award is the world's most prestigious business award for entrepreneurs. The award celebrates the contribution and spirit of entrepreneurs everywhere. The Canadian program is in its 20th year of honouring the country's most impressive entrepreneurs from all areas of business. Award finalists are chosen based on their vision, leadership, financial success and social responsibility.
Mr. Reuben was recognized for his vision, courage and determination in building a global healthcare company focused in infection control. Since founding the company in 1988, Ronald Reuben has created a global organization, with selling and manufacturing divisions in Canada, the United States, across Europe and Asia. He was honoured at the Entrepreneur Of The Year Awards gala in Montreal on October 30, 2013.
"Ronald continues to bring his drive and passion to the business every day. He encourages this spirit in his leadership team and in all of the dedicated individuals committed to delivering superior customer experiences. We are proud that he was recognized for his vision and true entrepreneurial spirit," said Guillaume Laverdure, Medicom Chief Operating Officer.
Luc Charbonneau, Quebec Entrepreneur of the Year program co-director said through a press release dated July 4, 2013: "Our Québec Entrepreneur Of The Year finalists are no strangers to overcoming adversity and seizing new business opportunities. But what's even more impressive is each of their contributions beyond the bottom line — together they're helping us build a better working world."
Nominees are reviewed by an independent judging panel composed of several distinguished business leaders and previous award recipients.
Ronald Reuben shared in a statement: "I am extremely proud of this recognition and am honoured to be named an award recipient. On behalf of all the employees at Medicom around the world, we are thrilled that the drive and determination that contributes to our success have been recognized. Each and every one of our Medicom employees share in this award, as it is the dedication and sense of partnership in our business that uncovers opportunity, driven by our combined spirit of cooperation and trust."
For more information on Medicom® and our line of Infection Control products, please call Medicom Inc. toll free 1-800-308-6589 or visit www.medicom.com
Founded in 1988, A.R. Medicom® Inc. is a Global Health Care company headquartered in Montreal, Quebec with operations in over 50 countries, including Canada, the United States, the Netherlands, France, China, Taiwan and Japan. Medicom is dedicated to the manufacture and distribution of infection control, single use, and preventive products for medical, dental, industrial, veterinary and laboratory markets. The DNA of Medicom is built upon the values of the founder, Mr. Ronald Reuben which are based on persistence, honesty, trust and transparency.
About EY Entrepreneur Of The Year
EY Entrepreneur Of The Year is the world's most prestigious business award for entrepreneurs. The unique award 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 award 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 150 cities in over 60 countries.
Image with caption: "Ronald Reuben, founder and CEO of Medicom® Inc. - Recipient of an EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2013 award. (CNW Group/Medicom Inc.)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20131126_C5038_PHOTO_EN_33848.jpg
Image with caption: "Ronald Reuben, founder and CEO of Medicom® Inc. - Recipient of an EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2013 award. (CNW Group/Medicom Inc.)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20131126_C5038_PHOTO_EN_33849.jpg
Image with caption: "Ronald Reuben, founder and CEO of Medicom® Inc. - Recipient of an EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2013 award. (CNW Group/Medicom Inc.)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20131126_C5038_PHOTO_EN_33850.jpg
SOURCE: Medicom Inc.
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