SALT LAKE CITY—April 29, 2013—Ernst & Young, LLP, has announced that Mary Young, executive vice president and co-founder of Young Living Essential Oils, was named a finalist in the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2013 programme in the Utah region. The award recognises outstanding entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance, and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. Winners will be presented at a special gala on June 20 at the Grand America Hotel in Salt Lake City.
Now in its 27th year, the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year programme has honored the inspirational leadership of such entrepreneurs as Jeff Bozos of Amazon.com; Michael Dell of Dell Inc.; Herb Kelleher of Southwest Airlines; Fred Smith of FedEx; Larry Page and Sergey Brin of Google; Richard Schulze of Best Buy; Andrew Mason of Groupon; Mindy Grossman of HSN, Inc.; Reid Hoffman and Jeff Weiner of LinkedIn; and many more.
About Young Living
Young Living Essential Oils is world renowned for its essential oils and oil blends, oil-infused nutritional supplements, bath and body products, skin-care solutions, and natural preparations for the home. Its direct-selling system offers thousands of Independent Distributors a unique business model for sharing Young Living’s message of wellness, purpose, abundance, and vitality. For more information, visit youngliving.com.
About Ernst & Young
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