Award recognizes entrepreneurial excellence in Technology category
Dell Wyse today announced that Ernst & Young recognized Dell Wyse
General Manager and Vice President Tarkan Maner, former President and
CEO of Wyse Technology, with the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year®
2012 Award for Technology in Northern California. The award recognizes
outstanding entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary
success in such areas as innovation, financial performance and personal
commitment to their businesses and communities. Tarkan Maner was
selected by an independent panel of judges, and the award was presented
last week at a special gala in San Francisco.
“For the past five years, I have had the pleasure of leading, learning
from and working with a great group of employees, customers and partners
to build a terrific company at Wyse Technology – a company that has
created some of the most interesting business and technology solutions.
I always have strived to lead with an entrepreneurial style that is
people-focused, cutting-edge and with a keen eye toward the bottom line.
I am honored to receive this recognition from Ernst & Young, and to
become a part of an extraordinary group of business leaders,” said
Tarkan Maner, former President and CEO of Wyse Technology, and current
Vice President and General Manager for Dell Wyse.
As a Northern California award winner, Tarkan Maner is now eligible for
consideration for the National Entrepreneur Of The Year 2012 Award.
Award winners in several national categories, as well as the National
Entrepreneur Of The Year Overall Award winner, will be announced in
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About Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year®
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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 140 cities in more than 50 countries.