June 17, 2011, Tampa, FL — Healthesystems is exceptionally pleased to announce that its chief executive officer, Ron Roma, has won the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2011 Award in Florida for excellence in the Technology category.
Mr. Roma was selected for this award by a panel of independent judges representing regional business, civic and academic leaders as an entrepreneur who, according to Ernst & Young LLP, has demonstrated extraordinary success in the areas of innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to his business and community. The award was presented on Thursday, June 16, at a gala event held at the Omni Orlando Resort at ChampionsGate, Florida.
“More than anything else, this award speaks to the loyalty of our client partners, the patience and support of my family and the talent and commitment of every Healthesystems employee,” stated Mr. Roma. “This company has been a remarkable experience and the most gratifying venture I’ve ever participated in. The team at Healthesystems is the best I’ve ever worked with and I am proud and humbled to accept this honor on behalf of all of them.”
Mr. Roma is now eligible for consideration for the Ernst & Young LLP Entrepreneur of The Year national program. Award winners in several national categories, as well as the overall national Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of The Year award winner, will be announced at the annual awards gala in Palm Springs, California on November 12, 2011.