Emerson Group One of Philadelphia SmartCEO 2015 Cornerstone Award Finalists

President Bill Emerson of Emerson Group has been announced as one of Philadelphia SmartCEO 2015 Cornerstone Awards Finalists for Southern NJ

35 business leaders to be recognized in SmartCEO’s Cornerstone Awards program Bill Emerson, President

Philadelphia SmartCEO announced their 2015 Cornerstone Awards Finalists. The Cornerstone Awards celebrate the distinguished achievements of 35 of Philadelphia’s top regional business leaders. This year’s finalists collectively generate nearly $3 billion in annual revenue and employ more than 14,000 individuals. This year’s finalists were profiled in the July/August issue of SmartCEO magazine and will be celebrated at an awards ceremony on August 31, 2015 at the Radisson Blu Warwick Hotel.

“It’s no secret that Greater Philadelphia is home to some of the region’s most impactful companies. Moreover, they have become part of the fabric of the communities in which they reside,” says Jaime Nespor-Zawmon, President of SmartCEO Events. “These companies are economic drivers, innovators and exemplary community stewards — they are true cornerstones of their communities. For that, we honor them.”

kate reading cornerstone awardsThe finalists will be celebrated at the Philadelphia Cornerstone Awards ceremony on August 31, 2015, at the Radisson Blu Warwick Hotel. An expected sell-out event, more than 200 local C-level executives and guests will attend to celebrate their achievements. The event will kick off with a networking reception followed by a video-packed awards ceremony honoring the local business leaders of Greater Philadelphia.

About SmartCEO

SmartCEO’s mission is to educate and inspire the business community through its award-winning magazine, connections at C-level events and access to valuable online resources. SmartCEO’s integrated media platforms reach decision makers in the Baltimore, New York, Philadelphia and Washington, DC, metropolitan areas.

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The Cornerstone Awards program honors businesses headquartered in the communities surrounding the Baltimore, Philadelphia and Washington, DC, metro markets. These companies are not only economic drivers, they are also exemplary stewards. Finalists include companies of all sizes and industry segments — whether brought to their locale by a new business venture, a relocation or an expansion, these companies have made a positive impact on job creation and retention, market competition and philanthropy. Finalists will be profiled in the July/August issue of SmartCEO magazine and celebrated at an awards luncheon with more than 200 attendees in August, where individual winners will be announced live.

2015 Cornerstone Awards
Date: Monday, August 31, 2015
Time: 11:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Location: Radisson Blu Warwick hotel
220 S. 17th St., Philadelphia, PA 19103

To find out more about the 2016 Cornerstone Awards nomination process, email us at PHprograms@smartceo.com. For information about sponsorship opportunities, email us at Philadelphia@smartceo.com.