CHINO, Calif., (June 5, 2014) – Last night, Ernst and Young provided Eve Yen, founder and president of Diamond Wipes International, the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 Award in Manufacturing for Orange County. The award recognizes outstanding entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance, and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. Yen was selected by an independent panel of judges, and the award was presented at a special gala event at the St. Regis Resort on June 4, 2014.
This award is extremely special to Diamond Wipes as they celebrate their 20th year as a leading Western U.S. manufacturer of wet wipes.
As an Orange County award winner, Yen is now eligible for consideration for the Entrepreneur Of The Year 2014 national program. Award winners in several national categories, as well as the Entrepreneur Of The Year National Overall Award winner, will be announced at the annual awards gala in Palm Springs, California, on November 15, 2014. The awards are the culminating event of the EY Strategic Growth Forum®, the nation’s most prestigious gathering of high-growth, market-leading companies.