Entrepreneur Of The Year 2016 - Austria

SES-imagotag Austria won the price for "Entrepreneur Of The Year 2016". Celebrating entrepreneurs with the energy, vision and passion to reshape the world.

left to right: Helmut Maukner, Country Managing Partner EY Austria, Dieter Waldmann, Executive Director EY Entrepreneur Of The Year in Austria, Michael Moosburger and Andreas Rößl, Gunther Reimoser, Partner of EY Österreich. Fotocredit Point Of View/EY

Now in its 30th year globally and 11th in Austria, Entrepreneur Of The Year celebrates the spirit and contribution of exceptional entrepreneurs who can see the future, and through their entrepreneurial businesses, are helping to reshape it.

Running in more than 145 cities in over 60 countries worldwide, the programme honours those men and women who are building and leading successful, growing and dynamic businesses. Those who have the vision to see how things could work better, and then make them happen in the real world.

What is the Entrepreneur Of The Year Programme?

The Entrepreneur Of The Year programme was created by EY to recognise the accomplishments of entrepreneurs around the globe. It builds on EY's more than 29 years of success in running Entrepreneur Of The Year programmes in more than 60 countries around the world. Each year, the Entrepreneur Of The Year country winners join together in Monaco to be inducted into the World Entrepreneur Of The Year Hall of Fame and vie for the EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year title.

Entrepreneur of the Year 2016 - Austria

On the 7th of October, the top entrepreneurs of Austria 2016 were awarded in four different categories in the Vienna Hofburg. For the11th time this renowned award was given to successful entrepreneurs who lead the economic development of the country with innovation. 

About 350 guests from economy, politics, culture and society celebrated the winners at a stunning gala-event in Vienna.

The top-class award in the category of start-ups was won by Michael Moosburger and Andreas Rössl, CEOs of imagotag GmbH which belong to the global SES-imagotag group.