Boston, MA, May 12, 2018 – EY today announced that Ralph Dangelmaier, CEO of BlueSnap, is a semifinalist for the Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2018 Award in the New England region. The awards program, which is celebrating its 32nd year, recognizes entrepreneurs who are excelling in areas such as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. Ralph Dangelmaier was selected as a semifinalist by a panel of independent judges. Award winners will be announced at a special gala event on June 28, 2018 at the Westin Waterfront in Boston.
“I am truly honored to have been selected as a semifinalist for this distinguished award. When thinking about BlueSnap’s journey in the context of this recognition, the analogy of breaking the mold applies perfectly,” said Dangelmaier. “At BlueSnap, we see ourselves as veteran developers, technologists and business professionals, and we are using this combined knowledge to achieve our goal of redefining the online payments experience for thousands of B2B and B2C organizations.”
BlueSnap is a global payments technology company that provides an All-in-one Payment Platform designed to accelerate commerce for B2B and B2C businesses.
Now in its 32nd year, the program has expanded to recognize business leaders in over 145 cities and more than 60 countries throughout the world.
Regional award winners are eligible for consideration for the Entrepreneur Of The Year National competition. 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 10, 2018. 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 the New England region, gold sponsors include Boston Private Bank, fama PR, the Isenberg School of Management at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, Nixon Peabody, True Search and Woodruff-Sawyer & Co. Silver sponsors include Chatham Financial, Empire Valuation Consultants, Morgan Lewis, Sullivan & Worcester and T3 Advisors.
BlueSnap provides an All-in-one Payment Platform designed to accelerate commerce for B2B and B2C businesses. Our Platform supports online and mobile sales, marketplaces, subscriptions, invoice payments and manual orders through a virtual terminal. With a single-integration to our Platform you can accept any payment with ease. The Platform includes access to 100 payment types, including popular e-wallets, built-in world class fraud prevention to protect your sales and detailed analytics to help you grow your business. And with built-in integrations to platforms and shopping carts, you can start processing payments immediately. Learn how BlueSnap can help your business accept payments and sell more at https://home.bluesnap.com/.
About Entrepreneur Of The Year®
Entrepreneur Of The Year®, founded by EY, is the world’s most prestigious business awards program for entrepreneurs, chosen from an independent panel of judges including entrepreneurs and prominent leaders from business, finance, and the local community. The program 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 awards program 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 over 145 cities and more than 60 countries. ey.com/eoy
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