Chairman & CEO, Richard Seaman, Wins EY Entrepreneur Of The Year Award

Posted by Michelle Miller on July 1, 2015

“Entrepreneurship is the joy of creating a vision, the discipline of developing a strategy, and the passion for executing the journey.”  - Richard Seaman

On Thursday, June 25, at the annual gala at the Cleveland Convention Center, Seaman Corporation Chairman & CEO, Richard Seaman, won the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year Award in the Family Business Category.

Each nominee went through a rigorous application and interview process. Nominees were evaluated by a panel of judges for their passion, vision, persistence, and commitment to their company and community. The program was started 29 years ago to recognize dynamic leaders nationwide.

"This a great accomplishment for Richard," said John Crum, President & COO. "I can tell you everyone at Seaman Corporation is excited that his many accomplishments are being recognized.  He certainly deserving of such an honor.

He and the Seaman family have strived to create an environment that cultivates entrepreneurship in a family friendly atmosphere. We are all thankful the efforts made to keep Seaman Corporation a family owned and operated business."

Daughter Kim Seaman (left) and wife Judy Seaman (right)

The winners from Cleveland will be competing at the National EY Entrepreneur of the Year awards later this year in Palm Springs, CA. 

To view all award recipients, click here. For additional information about the awards, please visit the NEO EY Entrepreneur of the Year awards website

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