Rich Galgano, CEO named an Entrepreneur Of The Year 2018 Midwest Finalist

5/9/2018

Bolingbrook, IL, May 9, 2018 – EY today announced that Rich Galgano, CEO of Windy City Wire is a finalist for the Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2018 Award in the Midwest. The awards program recognizes entrepreneurs who are excelling in areas such as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. Rich Galgano was selected as a finalist by a panel of independent judges. Award winners will be announced at a black-tie gala on June 13 at Navy Pier Grand Ballroom in Chicago. 
 
 “I am honored to not only be nominated for such a prestigious award, but to actually be a finalist among such an accomplished group of businesses and individuals is a reflection of the first class team of professionals that we have assembled at Windy City Wire.” Galgano stated regarding the honor.
 
Now in its 32nd year, the program has expanded to recognize business leaders in more than 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 17, 2018. The awards are the culminating event of the Strategic Growth Forum®, the nation’s most prestigious gathering of high-growth, market-leading companies.
 
Sponsors
Founded and produced by EY, the Entrepreneur Of The Year Awards are nationally sponsored in the U.S. by SAP America, Merrill Corporation and the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation.
Local sponsors for the Midwest program include Plexus Groupe, LaSalle Network, Cresa, PNC, Becker Professional Education and 1871.
 

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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 more than 145 cities and more than 60 countries. ey.com/eoy

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About Windy City Wire
Windy City Wire is a leading innovator in the design and development of low-voltage cable and cable management solutions for the low-voltage industry. Windy City Wire’s latest innovation is the patented RackPack® Field Systems Solution, the industries’ most comprehensive cable management system, providing integrators significant increases in productivity, safety and efficiency at nearly every stage of the cable installation process, from concept to completion. For additional product or company information, please visit www.smartwire.com.

Media Contact
Lauryn Toczylowski  |  630.633.4539  |  ltoczylowski@smartwire.com
 
 

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