STS Aviation Group CEO Selected as Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year Finalist

May 15, 2013 – Jensen Beach, FL – Ernst & Young LLP has released the list of finalists for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year 2013 Award in Florida. Award recipients will be announced at a special gala event on Thursday, June 13 at the Fontainebleau in Miami Beach. STS Aviation Group is extremely proud and honored to announce that our CEO, Philip J. Anson, has been selected as a finalist in the running for the award.

“These finalists were selected from nearly 80 nominations by a panel of independent judges,” says Greg Rosica, Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year Florida program partner.

 “Collectively, these finalists grew their employment by 18 percent and their revenues by nearly 36 percent between 2010 and 2012.”       

Now in its 27th year, the Entrepreneur Of The Year Program has expanded globally to recognize company builders in more than 140 cities and 50 countries throughout the world.

Regional award recipients go on to compete at the national level. Award recipients in several national categories, as well as the National Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year overall ward winner, will be announced at the annual awards gala in Palm Springs, Calif., on Nov. 16, 2013. The awards are the culminating event of the Ernst & Young Strategic Growth Forum®, the nation’s most prestigious gathering of high-growth, market-leading companies.

About Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur Of The Year

Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur Of The Year is the world’s most prestigious business award for entrepreneurs. The unique award recognizes the significant contributions of entrepreneurs who inspire others with their vision, leadership and achievement.

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About STS Aviation Group

Since the 1980’s, STS Aviation Group has been the Go-to-Company for aircraft mechanic staffing. Maintaining their strong roots in staffing, STS is now widely known for serving the aerospace industry with turnkey solutions and providing the talent and supplies necessary for day-to-day operations of commercial aviation and rotorcraft. STS continues to evolve, always adapting to the needs of its clients and focusing on the services necessary for mutual growth. Being such a major player in the aviation industry, STS has deemed it necessary to extend their support offerings to include not only fixed wing but also rotorcraft operations.