Z-Medica President & CEO Stephen J. Fanning Named As Semifinalist for Regional Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year®
Z-Medica, LLC, a leading developer and marketer of hemostatic devices, announces that the Company’s President and CEO Stephen J. Fanning has been named as a semifinalist for the New York region Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year® 2017.
The Ernst & Young (EY) awards program, celebrating its 31st year, recognizes entrepreneurs who are excelling in areas such as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. Mr. Fanning was selected as a semifinalist by a panel of independent judges. Award winners will be announced at a special gala event on Thursday, June 22, 2017 at the Marriott Marquis.
“Steve’s entrepreneurial spirit is on display every day. He is always looking for ways to improve Z-Medica’s operations and the bottom line,” said Z-Medica Marketing Advisor Tom Bonaventura. “His drive and commitment serve as an inspirational example for us all to follow.”
Regional award winners are eligible for consideration for the Entrepreneur of the Year National competition. Award winners in several national categories, as well as the Entrepreneur of the Year National Overall Award winner, will be announced at the Entrepreneur of the Year National Awards gala in Palm Springs, California, on November 18, 2017. The awards are the culminating event of the Strategic Growth Forum™, the nation’s most prestigious gathering of high-growth, market-leading companies.
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About Z-Medica, LLC
Z-Medica, LLC is a medical device company founded in 2002 that develops fast acting, easy-to-use hemostatic products that stop bleeding wherever it occurs, making it possible to save lives and improve patient outcomes. Based on tests conducted by the Naval Medical Research Center and the U.S. Army Institute for Surgical Research, the Committee on Tactical Combat Casualty Care (CoTCCC) has chosen QuikClot Combat Gauze® as the hemostatic dressing of choice on the battlefield for compressible (external) hemorrhage not amenable to limb tourniquet use or as an adjunct to tourniquet removal. QuikClot® products are developed and manufactured in the United States. Z-Medica, LLC is a privately-held company based in Wallingford, CT. For more information, visit QuikClot.com and Z-Medica.com.