YourStory is a Media Partner for EO Entrepreneurs Awards
EO, formerly the Young Entrepreneurs’ Organization (YEO), is a global, non-profit membership organization that aims to propel young business owners onto a path of greater business and personal fulfillment through direct peer-to-peer learning, and connection to experts.
This 26-year-old global organization has over 11,000 members in 147 chapters and 48 countries. The EO Bangalore Chapter was started in 2001 and today has 90 members, with gross sales of member organizations over US $ 14 billion. EO member entrepreneurs are spread across sectors and stages. These seasoned entrepreneurs are engaged in power projects, garments, real estate, financial services, information technology, clean energy technologies, travel, business process outsourcing, heavy industry, transportation and logistics.
To increase engagement with the upcoming entrepreneurs, EO Bangalore is instituting a program for entrepreneurs called the EO Entrepreneurs Awards on June 6, 2015.
The EO Entrepreneurs Award is open to any entrepreneur
- who is the owner / founder / co-founder of the company
- whose registered business has revenues (in any of the 3 immediately preceding financial years) of INR 50 lakhs OR has received a minimum funding of INR 50 lakhs.
The winners will get a cash prize of INR 2 lakhs. Please visit here for more information and to apply. Last date to submit your applications is June 2nd, 2015.
The winners also get to be a part of the peer-to-peer learning through EO forum, subject matter learning events, mentorship from accomplished members and access to HNI and VC funding.