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Cloud Sherpas

July 07, 2015 07:00 ET

David Northington Wins 2015 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year Award

Cloud Sherpas Chairman and CEO Recognized for Leadership, Innovation and Strong Company Performance

ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - July 07, 2015) - Cloud Sherpas, a leading provider of cloud advisory and technology services, announces David Northington, Chairman and CEO at Cloud Sherpas, has received the 2015 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year Award for the Southeast Program in the technology category.

The prestigious award recognizes entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in areas such as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. The award recipients were announced at a black tie gala at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum in Nashville on June 24.

In its 29th year, the Entrepreneur Of The Year Program has expanded globally to recognize company builders in over 145 cities and more than 60 countries worldwide. Regional award recipients go on to compete at the national level. Award recipients in national categories, as well as the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year National Award winner, will be announced at the annual awards gala in Palm Springs. The awards are the culminating event of the EY Strategic Growth Forum, the nation's most prestigious gathering of high-growth, market-leading companies.

"Our intention with these awards is to recognize the tremendous accomplishments of the nation's business leaders," says Brad Duncan, EY Entrepreneur Of The Year Southeast Program Principal. "This group of recipients truly demonstrates the passion, dedication and vision it takes to achieve success, and we're excited to honor them and share their stories."

"I am honored and humbled to be recognized by Ernst & Young," says Northington. "Although my name appears on the award, the achievement is testament to the dedication of the entire Cloud Sherpas team, who work hard every day for our clients around the world. It is because of our customers and our staff that Cloud Sherpas has become a strong and profitable company."

About EY Entrepreneur Of The Year®
EY Entrepreneur Of The Year is the world's most prestigious business award for entrepreneurs. The unique award makes a difference through the way it encourages entrepreneurial activity among those with potential and recognizes the contribution of people who inspire others with their vision, leadership and achievement. As the first and only truly global award of its kind, Entrepreneur Of The Year celebrates those who are building and leading successful, growing and dynamic businesses, recognizing them through regional, national and global awards programs in more than 145 cities in more than 60 countries.

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About Cloud Sherpas
Cloud Sherpas provides cloud advisory and technology services for the world's leading brands. With more than 1,100 people serving enterprise clients and thousands of other businesses around the world, our global team provides cloud strategy, implementation and integration support, as well as training and platform enhancements for customers across all industries. Cloud Sherpas is part of the salesforce.com Partner Program and has earned Salesforce Global Strategic Consulting Partner status, a four-time Google Enterprise Partner of the Year for Google Apps and a ServiceNow Master Solutions Partner. Cloud Sherpas is headquartered in Atlanta, GA with offices throughout the United States and operations in Australia, India, Japan, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, United Arab Emirates and the United Kingdom. For more information visit www.cloudsherpas.com

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