COLUMBIA, Md., May 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- BoxTone today announced that CEO Alan Snyder is an Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2011 Maryland Award finalist. The awards program recognizes entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities.
"It's truly an honor to be recognized by Ernst & Young as a finalist for this prestigious award," commented Snyder. "The entrepreneurial spirit embedded within the BoxTone culture has helped our company experience 270% growth over the past four years. Each and every day we challenge ourselves to do better, and we're rewarded not only by our success, but also by the fact that we're helping our customers become even more successful."
BoxTone, a leading Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) company, delivers solutions that secure, manage and support nearly a million mobile devices for a global roster of enterprise and government customers, including 40 of the Fortune® 100. Having guided BoxTone through twenty-one consecutive quarters of growth, Ernst & Young's panel of independent judges selected Snyder as a finalist from a record number of nominations. Award winners will be announced at a special gala event on June 23 at the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront.
The Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year Program celebrates its 25th anniversary this year. The program has expanded to recognize business leaders in more than 140 cities and more than 50 countries throughout the world. Regional award winners are eligible for consideration for the Entrepreneur Of The Year National Award. Award winners in several national categories, as well as the Entrepreneur Of The Year overall National Award winner, will be announced at the annual awards gala in Palm Springs, California, on November 12, 2011. The awards are the culminating event of the Ernst & Young Strategic Growth Forum®, the nation's most prestigious gathering of high-growth, market-leading companies, which will be held November 9–13, 2011.
Founded and produced by Ernst & Young LLP, the Entrepreneur Of The Year Awards are pleased to have the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation as a national sponsor.
In Maryland, sponsors include Clifton Gunderson, DLA Piper, SmartCEO, Cassidy Turley, Mergis Group and PNC Bank.
About Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year®
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With more than 850,000 devices under management, BoxTone's proactive Mobile Service Management (MSM) platform is trusted by more than 350 of the world's leading enterprises and government agencies, including 40 of the Fortune® 100, to continuously maintain optimal mobile performance & security at the lowest cost and risk. BoxTone's single unified mobile management platform powered by patented real-time automation technology addresses the entire mobile lifecycle: mobile device management, support management, operations management and business management. BoxTone delivers real-time centralized control of all mobile devices including BlackBerry, Apple iPhone and iPad, Google Android, Nokia Symbian and Windows Phone devices; mobile connectivity services including BlackBerry Enterprise Server, Microsoft ActiveSync and Good Technology; and enterprise mobile applications. Learn more from the expert in proactive Mobile Service Management and Mobile Device Management software solutions at www.boxtone.com, or call +1 410.910.3344.
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