ISELIN, N.J., May 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- EY today announced that Phil Bomrad, CEO of Albireo Energy, is a finalist for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2016 Award in New Jersey. Bomrad was selected as a finalist by a panel of independent judges. Award winners will be announced at a special gala on June 23 at the Hyatt Regency, in New Brunswick, New Jersey.
Now in its 30th year, the EY Entrepreneur of the Year program has expanded to recognize business leaders in more than 60 countries throughout the world. The award recognizes entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in areas such as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities.
Throughout his career, Bomrad has been instrumental in building and expanding businesses including Clean Urban Energy, Tridium, Siemens and, currently Albireo Energy. He has led Albireo through five acquisitions, including New York City-based Sky Technologies, Edison, NJ-based Energy Options, Boston-based GxP Automation, and San Diego-based Electronic Control Systems and Green Total Solutions. Under Bomrad's leadership, Albireo expanded its services in facility monitoring, building analytics, and central plant efficiency.
"I am honored to be named as a finalist by EY for this prestigious award," said Bomrad, "This accomplishment is a testament to the strong leadership team and dedicated employees throughout Albireo Energy. Without their dedication and passion, Albireo Energy would not be able to sustain our tremendous growth."
Regional winners are eligible for consideration for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year National program. Award winners in several national categories, as well as the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year National Overall Award winner, will be announced at the National Awards gala in Palm Springs, California on November 19, 2016. The awards are the culminating event of the EY Strategic Growth Forum®, 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 by SAP America, Merrill Corporation and the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation. In New Jersey, sponsors also include PNC, DLA Piper, Morgan Lewis, Pine Hill Group, Cresa, Empire Valuation Consultants, SolomonEdwards Group and NJBIZ.
About Albireo Energy
Albireo Energy provides building automation solutions and energy services to commercial and institutional buildings nationally. Their solutions and services help building owners and managers improve efficiency and reduce operational costs while improving comfort for tenants. Through its operating divisions, Albireo has a history of providing exceptional solutions to mission critical facilities such as data centers, labs, military installations, and hospitals. Their service portfolio includes energy efficiency, demand response, and smart building solutions including building automation installation and optimization, systems integration, metering and lighting. www.AlbireoEnergy.com
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 145 cities in more than 60 countries.
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SOURCE Albireo Energy