Star2Star Communications, the world leader in Scalable Cloud Communications, today announced that CEO Norman Worthington has been named a recipient of an EY Entrepreneur of the Year (EOY) award for the Florida region. The award was presented at the Straz Center in Tampa, Florida.
“I’m honored to receive this award,” Worthington said. “Star2Star is my 9th startup company, and it is very gratifying to be recognized for this achievement,” he continued.
EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® is the world’s most prestigious business award for entrepreneurs. The program recognizes high-growth entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in 13 areas including innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. Mr. Worthington was recognized in the Media, Entertainment and Communications category. This is the 30th anniversary of the EY Awards.
Founded in 2006 in Sarasota, Florida, Star2Star Communications delivers the World’s Most Complete and Scalable Cloud Communications Solution. Star2Star’s award winning, patented Constellation™ Network overcomes the reliability and quality limitations of other communications technologies.
In the past five years, Star2Star was named to the Forbes Most Promising Companies list, the Deloitte Technology Fast 500 three times, and the Inc. 500|5000 five times. IHS (formerly Infonetics) recognized Star2Star as one of 2016’s Top 10 North American UC as a Service Providers, and Gartner named Star2Star in their latest industry report, Magic Quadrant for Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS).
Star2Star Communications solutions are sold through a diversified network of partners that includes distributors, master agents, managed service providers and certified installing dealers. Star2Star systems are used by hundreds of thousands of business users, including many large national chains with multi-location communications footprints.