PRINCETON, N.J., June 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- EY today announced that Giri Devanur CEO and President of Ameri100(OTCQB:AMRH), a fast growing SAP services company, received the Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2017 Award in the Technology category in New Jersey. The award recognizes entrepreneurs who are excelling in areas such as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. Giri was selected by an independent panel of judges, and the award was presented at a special gala event at the Hyatt Regency New Brunswick on June 29 at the Hyatt Regency in New Brunswick hosted by Emmy Award-winning broadcaster, author and syndicated columnist, Steve Adubato, Ph.D.
"To be recognized as an EY Entrepreneur Of The Year is an incredible accomplishment, and a recognition of the hard work by the entire Ameri100 team," said Giri. "I am especially proud of our company's culture that is built on a foundation of ambition, mastery, excitement, reliability and integrity."
"Ameri100 is uniquely positioned to play a significant role in the dynamic and growing SAP cloud services market. Having successfully completed eight acquisitions till date, we are aggressively going ahead with plans to acquire SAP firms focused on Cloud, Digital and Enterprise services in the near term. The firm is poised to hit $100MM ARR by FY2018." Giri added.
Since 1986, EY has honored entrepreneurs whose ingenuity, spirit of innovation and discipline have driven their companies' success, transformed their industries and made a positive impact on their communities. Now in its 31st year, the program has honored the inspirational leadership of such entrepreneurs as:
- Howard Schultz of Starbucks Coffee Company
- Pierre Omidyar of eBay, Inc.
- Mindy Grossman of HSN
- Robert Unanue of Goya Foods
- Reid Hoffman and Jeff Weiner of LinkedIn
- Andreas Bechtolsheim and Jayshree Ullal of Arista Networks
- Hamdi Ulukaya of Chobani
- James Park of Fitbit
As a New Jersey award winner, Giri Devanur is now eligible for consideration for the Entrepreneur Of The Year 2017 national program. Award winners in several national categories, as well as the Entrepreneur Of The Year National Overall Award winner, will be announced at the Entrepreneur Of The Year National Awards gala in Palm Springs, California, on November 18, 2017. The awards are the culminating event of the Strategic Growth ForumTM, the nation's most prestigious gathering of high-growth, market-leading companies.
Founded and produced by EY, the Entrepreneur Of The Year Awards are nationally sponsored in the US by SAP America, Merrill Corporation and the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation.
In New Jersey, sponsors also include DLA Piper LLP, Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP, Murray Devine, Pine Hill Group, PNC Bank and SolomonEdwardsGroup LLC.
AMERI Holdings, Inc. is a fast-growing technology services company which provides SAP cloud, digital and enterprise services to clients worldwide. Headquartered in Princeton, New Jersey Ameri100 has offices in New York, Atlanta, Dallas, Phoenix, Kansas City, Folsom, and Toronto. The company additionally has global delivery centers in India. With its bespoke engagement model, Ameri100 delivers transformational value to its clients across industry verticals. For further information, visit www.ameri100.com
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This press release includes forward-looking statements that relate to the business and expected future events or future performance of Ameri100 and involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause its actual results, levels of activity, performance or achievements to differ materially from any future results, levels of activity, performance or achievements expressed or implied by these forward-looking statements. Words such as, but not limited to, "believe," "expect," "anticipate," "estimate," "intend," "plan," "targets," "likely," "will," "would," "could," and similar expressions or phrases identify forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to, statements about Ameri100's financial and growth projections as well as statements concerning our plans, predictions, estimates, strategies, intentions, beliefs and other information concerning our business and the markets in which we operate. The future performance of Ameri100 may be adversely affected by the following risks and uncertainties: the level of market demand for our services, the highly-competitive market for the types of services that we offer, market conditions that could cause our customers to reduce their spending for our services, our ability to create, acquire and build new businesses and to grow our existing businesses, our ability to attract and retain qualified personnel, currency fluctuations and market conditions around the world, and other risks not specifically mentioned herein but those that are common to industry. For a more detailed discussion of these factors and risks, investors should review Ameri100's reports on Form 10-K and other reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC"), which can be accessed through the SEC's website. Forward-looking statements in this press release are based on management's beliefs and opinions at the time the statements are made. All forward- looking statements are qualified in their entirety by this cautionary statement, and Ameri100 undertakes no duty to update this information to reflect future events, information or circumstances.
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