Ernst & Young

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Entrepreneur of the Year Winners Named

Perry Mehta, CEO of FutureNet Group in Detroit, won the top prize in the Business Products and Services category at last week’s Ernst & Young 2013 Entrepreneur Of The Year Awards for the Michigan and Northwest Ohio region.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/23/2013

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Consumer Confidence, Pent-Up Demand, Easier Credit Drive 12% Vehicle Sales Rise

The North American automotive market has been 2012’s economic bright spot amid the uncertain global scenario, according to Ernst & Young’s Global Automotive Center. Driven by improved consumer confidence, pent-up demand and easier credit availability, sales of light vehicles reached 17.13 million units, registering a growth of 12.5 percent.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/17/2013


Michigan Entrepreneurial Companies Putting More Women In Senior Leadership

High-growth, entrepreneurial-minded companies in Michigan are more likely than publicly held companies to employ a woman in a key leadership role.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/23/2012

Awards and Certifications From June 16

The latest awards and industry certifications earned by Michigan’s technology-focused companies and institutions

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/16/2011


Global LT Owner, Others Named Entrepreneur of the Year Finalist

Hortensia Albertini, president and owner of Troy-based Global LT, has been named a finalist in the 2011 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Michigan and Northwest Ohio region. So were a number of other Michigan tech company founders.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/26/2011


Ernst & Young Report Shows Positive ROI For Film Tax Credit

Just as the Snyder administration is thinking of sharply cutting it, a report showing a positive return on investment from Michigan’s film tax credit has been released from the accounting firm Ernst & Young.