i4 Business recognizes the incredible entrepreneurs and business leaders who are shaping Central Florida. We tell the story of their professional journeys, the lessons that take a lifetime to acquire and the leadership principles that have guided their success.
In order to give our audience the opportunity to have an even more personal exposure to these transformative individuals and to celebrate their achievements, we present our Business Leaders of the Year event. The i4 Business 2018 Business Leaders of the Year is a rare opportunity to meet and hear from leaders in healthcare, technology, civic development, entrepreneurialism and more, who are having an impact not only their business sector, but on the larger business and cultural ecosystem.
Wednesday December 5, 2018
5:30 – 8:30 PM
Country Club of Orlando
Join us as we celebrate the eight business leaders that have been selected from this year’s nominations.
2018 Business Leader of the Year
Harris Rosen, President and COO of Rosen Hotels and Resorts
2018 AWARD CATEGORIES
TOURISM – George Aguel, CEO and president of Visit Orlando
ENTREPRENEURSHIP – Angela Alban, CEO and president of SIMETRI Inc.
TECHNOLOGY – Harry Ellis, president and CIO of Next Horizon
HEALTHCARE – Olive Gaye, president and CEO of GenCare Resources
SOCIAL ENTREPRENEUR – Karen Keene, president of ATHENA Orlando Women’s Leadership Inc.
ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT – Jerry Ross, CEO and president of the National Entrepreneur Center
EDUCATION AND TALENT PIPELINE – Sandy Shugart, president of Valencia College