News of Elliott Insurance Brokers' founder and CEO, John Elliott's recognition as a Spotify Entrepreneur of the Year finalist has travelled fast. Insurance Business magazine has picked up the story saying:
The Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award recognises an entrepreneur under 40 who has built a successful business in a remarkable way.
John Elliott, the man of the hour, shared the secret to growing a successful business,
In the past five years we have built an amazing team and achieved nearly 3000% growth. We have done so by focusing on developing the individuals in our organisation and helping them to realise their personal and career goals. In turn we find the goals of the company simply fall into place.
What a great guy to work for...
The Young Entrepreneur of the Year award is one of six accolades presented annually at the Startup Awards held by Australia's largest community of entrepreneurs, The Entourage. Jack Delosa, managing director of The Entourage was quoted as saying,
The entries in this year's awards really exemplifies how the business world has changed with many businesses starting in the last four years and already doing $15m or $16m revenue in their third or fourth year. Entrepreneurship is a rising tide globally and these individuals are examples of why this trend is occurring.
The award ceremony will be held on Saturday, the 2nd of August in Sydney.
Read the full story at Insurance Business Online.