Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Three from Charlotte make EY entrepreneur list

Two local finance industry leaders and an equipment management company president have made been named finalists in EY's entrepreneur of the year competition.

EY (that's the new brand for the Ernst & Young accounting firm) picked a total of 24 across the Southeast to move on to the next round.

Finalists from Charlotte:

  • Keith Luedeman, CEO of
  • Brian Simpson, CEO of CommunityOne Bancorp
  • Brent Howison, president of The Remi Group
Winners will be announced June 26 at the InterContinental Buckhead Hotel in Atlanta.