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Celebrating the unstoppable entrepreneurs whose ambitions transform our world

HOUSTON (August 31, 2020) – Ernst & Young LLP (EY US) announced Friday that Dr. Tom Vo, CEO of Nutex Health Inc., was named an Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2020 Gulf Coast Area Award finalist. Now in its 34th year, the Entrepreneur Of The Year program honors entrepreneurial business leaders like Dr. Vo, whose ambitions deliver innovation, growth and prosperity as they build and sustain successful businesses that transform our world.

Entrepreneur Of The Year® is the world’s most prestigious business awards program for unstoppable entrepreneurs and leaders of high-growth companies. The nominees are evaluated based on six criteria, including overcoming adversity, financial performance, societal impact and commitment to building a values-based company, innovation, and talent management. Since its launch, it has been the first and only awards program of its kind and has expanded to recognize business leaders in more than 145 cities in over 60 countries around the world.

“I am very honored to be recognized as a Gulf Coast Area Award finalist again this year, it has certainly been a year to remember. Our Hospitals and Emergency Rooms are there when the public need us 24/7/365; from emergencies to pandemics, we feel grateful to be a part of such wonderful communities and are appreciative for the recognition,” said Dr. Vo.

Entrepreneur Of The Year Award winners become lifetime members of a global, multi-industry community of entrepreneurs with exclusive, ongoing access to the experience, insight and wisdom of program alumni and other ecosystem members across the world.

Award winners will be announced through a special virtual event on October 6, 2020. This year, innovative entrepreneurs who have provided extraordinary support for their communities, employees and others during the COVID-19 crisis will also be recognized for their courage, resilience and ingenuity.

Based in Houston, Nutex Health is a consortium of licensed Micro Hospitals and 24/7 emergency care centers, with over 25 locations across 8 States. Our premier facilities offer the convenience and ambiance of a private care facility, with the resources and accessibility of a traditional emergency room. Our team of board-certified emergency physicians provide superior patient care, along with quick treatment and drastically reduced wait times. When minutes count, you can rely on Nutex Health for fast and individualized care. To learn more about Nutex Health and our network of emergency medical care facilities, please visit nutexhealth.com.

Sponsors

Founded and produced by Ernst & Young LLP, the Entrepreneur Of The Year Awards are nationally sponsored by SAP America and the Kauffman Foundation. In Gulf Coast Area, sponsors also include Colliers International, DLA Piper, ADP, LLC, SolomonEdwards, Pierpont Communications and Houston Business Journal.