San Diego, May 13, 2015— Vistage member company Quality Iron Fabricators was announced as an EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2015 Southeast finalist in the Family Business section. Brian Eason, the company’s president and second generation owner, has been a Vistage member since 2014. He and his company were selected as one of three Southeast finalists in the Family Business section of the EY Entrepreneur of the Year program.
Quality Iron Fabricators was founded in Memphis, Tennessee in 1974 as a miscellaneous fabricator serving the local market. Now, forty-one years later, Quality Iron has forged itself into a well-respected, professional company who has dedicated itself to supplying the structural and miscellaneous steel needs of our customers both locally and regionally. Their dedication to personal service remains the cornerstone of their business philosophy as they deliver multi-faceted service to their customers. In the early eighties, Quality Iron began a controlled growth strategy which continues to this day. With the continued modernization of equipment, efficient fabrication processes, a capable and dedicated workforce and sound business practices, Quality Iron Fabricators stands poised to meet any needs their customers may have today and tomorrow.
EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® is the world’s most prestigious business award for entrepreneurs. Recognized globally, the award honors the most outstanding entrepreneurs who inspire others with their vision, leadership and achievement. As the first truly global award program of its kind, Entrepreneur of the Year celebrates entrepreneurs who are building and leading successful, growing and dynamic businesses, recognizing them through regional, national and global awards in more than 145 cities and 60 countries. Participation in the Entrepreneur of the Year program puts you in touch with other high-growth business builders. Because the program attracts thousands of founders and CEOs of high-growth companies, you will have a powerful opportunity to build relationships with an elite group. This program offers invaluable one-on-one interaction opportunities with an audience of top executives.
This group of outstanding finalists was selected by an independent judging panel. The award recipients will be announced at a gala event on June 24, 2015 at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum in Nashville, Tennessee.
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