ATLANTA, October 7th, 2020
Ernst & Young LLP (EY US) today announced that Founder and CEO Greice Murphy of Advanced Care Partners was named an Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2020 Southeast Award winner. The Entrepreneur Of The Year Awards program is one of the preeminent competitive awards for entrepreneurs and leaders of high-growth companies. The award recognizes those entrepreneurial leaders who are excelling in overcoming adversity; financial performance; societal impact and commitment to building a values-based company; innovation, and talent management. Greice Murphy was selected by an independent panel of judges. The award was announced through the program’s first-ever virtual awards celebration, hosted by Deborah Norville, anchor of Inside Edition, on October 6, 2020.
“I am humbled and grateful for receiving this prestigious award, the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year®. I would never in my wildest dreams have thought that my life would take me on so many fulfilling journeys, like the one Advanced Care Partners has provided me. When your life’s mission is larger than your own self-fulfillment, you find peace, passion and inspiration in everything God puts in your path!”
About Advanced Care Partners
Advanced Care Partners has been a leading pediatric and adult in-home healthcare company for the past 10 years. Advanced Care Partners provides nursing care and personal care support services to medically complex patients in the comfort of their home or schools. Advanced Care Partners has an unique family centered culture inspired by their mascot, the Emperor Penguin: they are committed, caring and vigilant with a team mindset to go above and beyond to serve the underserved.
Advanced Care Partners recently was ranked as the #1 company in the Healthcare segment on the 2020 Pacesetters list by the Atlanta Business Chronicle. This recognition comes right after Advanced Care Partners had been recognized by Inc. Magazine in the Top 5000 Fastest-Growing Companies Nationally. This is the fifth year in a row ACP was recognized by Inc. Magazine in the Top 5000 fastest-growing companies.
“Growth is only exciting when it’s done right. The focus of delivering the highest quality of care to our patients has to remain priority,” says Greice Murphy, Founder and CEO of Advanced Care Partners.
To learn more visit: http://advancedcarepartners.com/
Since 1986, EY US has honored entrepreneurs whose ingenuity, spirit of innovation and tenacity have driven their companies’ success, transformed their industries and made a positive impact on their communities. Greice Murphy will go on to become a lifetime member of the esteemed multi-industry community of award winners, with exclusive, ongoing access to the experience, insight and wisdom of fellow alumni and other ecosystem members in over 60 countries — all supported by vast EY resources.
The Entrepreneur Of The Year program has honored the inspirational leadership of entrepreneurs such as:
- Joe DeSimone of Carbon, Inc.
- Sara Blakely of SPANX, Inc.
- Howard Schultz of Starbucks Corporation
- Brad Keywell of Uptake Technologies, Inc.
- Jodi Berg of Vitamix
- Richard Hagins of US&S, Inc.
- Phyllis Newhouse of Xtreme Solutions, Inc.
- Reid Hoffman and Jeff Weiner of LinkedIn
- Jack Springer of Malibu Boats, Inc.
- Tricia Wallwork of Milo’s Tea Company
- James Park of Fitbit
As a Southeast award winner, Greice Murphy is now eligible for consideration for the Entrepreneur Of The Year 2020 National Awards. Award winners, as well as the Entrepreneur Of The Year National Overall Award winner, will be announced Thursday, November 19, during a virtual awards gala. The awards are the culminating event of this year’s virtual Strategic Growth Forum®, the nation’s most prestigious gathering of high-growth, market-leading companies. The Entrepreneur Of The Year National Overall Award winner will then move on to compete for the EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year™ Award in June 2021.
Founded and produced by Ernst & Young LLP, the Entrepreneur Of The Year Awards are nationally sponsored by SAP America and the Kauffman Foundation.
In the Southeast, sponsors also include Platinum sponsor King & Spalding LLP and Silver sponsors Chatham Financial and Cresa.
About Entrepreneur Of The Year®
Entrepreneur Of The Year® is the world’s most prestigious business awards program for unstoppable entrepreneurs. These visionary leaders deliver innovation, growth and prosperity that transform our world. The program engages entrepreneurs with insights and experiences that foster growth. It connects them with their peers to strengthen entrepreneurship around the world. Entrepreneur Of The Year is the first and only truly global awards program of its kind. It celebrates entrepreneurs through regional and national awards programs in more than 145 cities in over 60 countries. Winners go on to compete for the EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year™ title. ey.com/us/eoy
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