EY Announces Latha Ganeshan of Zywie, Inc. as an Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2024 Southeast Award Finalist

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“Entrepreneur Of The Year” celebrates ambitious entrepreneurs who are shaping the future

Atlanta, GA, April 25 – Ernst & Young LLP (EY US) today announced that CEO Latha Ganeshan of Zywie, Inc. was named an Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2024 Southeast Award finalist The Southeast program celebrates entrepreneurs from Alabama, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee. Now in its 38th year, Entrepreneur Of The Year is the preeminent competitive business award for audacious leaders who disrupt markets, revolutionize sectors and have a transformational impact on lives. Over the past four decades, the program has recognized the daring entrepreneurs with big ideas and bold actions that reshape our world.

Latha Ganeshan was one of 34 regional entrepreneurs selected as finalists by an independent panel of judges. The candidates were evaluated based on their demonstration of building long-term value through entrepreneurial spirit, purpose, growth and impact, among other core contributions and attributes.

“Zywie is about health and healing,” said Latha Ganeshan, CEO at Zywie. “We are hyper-focused on improving patient’s lives and care through constant innovation and industry-leading service and it’s all made possible with our teams unwavering commitment to our mission.”

Zywie’s system uniquely provides lightweight, easy-to-use devices that increase patient compliance without sacrificing clinical outcomes. Zywie offers the world’s smallest wearable heart monitor, which is not only water-resistant but can also live-transmit every heartbeat to the cloud for analysis. Combining a low-profile easy-to-wear patch with the ability to analyze a patient’s EKGs in near real-time, enhances patient compliance and enables healthcare professionals to make actionable clinical decisions on their patients’ health within minutes, revolutionizing the efficiency of care delivery.

Entrepreneur Of The Year honors many different types of business leaders for their ingenuity, courage and entrepreneurial spirit. The program celebrates original founders who bootstrapped their business from inception or who raised outside capital to grow their company; transformational CEOs who infused innovation into an existing organization to catapult its trajectory; and multigenerational family business leaders who reimagined a legacy business model to fortify it for the future.

Regional award winners will be announced on June 20 during a special celebration and will become lifetime members of an esteemed community of Entrepreneur Of The Year alumni from around the world. The winners will then be considered by the National judges for the Entrepreneur Of The Year National Awards, which will be presented in November at the annual Strategic Growth Forum®, one of the nation’s most prestigious gatherings of high-growth, market-leading companies.

In addition to Entrepreneur Of The Year, EY US supports other entrepreneurs through the EY Entrepreneurial Winning Women™ program and the EY Entrepreneurs Access Network to help connect women founders and Black and Hispanic/Latino entrepreneurs, respectively, with the resources, network and access needed to unlock their full potential.



Founded and produced by Ernst & Young LLP, the Entrepreneur Of The Year Awards include presenting sponsors PNC Bank, Cresa, Marsh USA, SAP and the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation. In the Southeast, sponsors also include VACO LLC as the regional Platinum sponsor; King & Spalding as the regional Gold sponsor; and ADP and Babbit Bodner as the regional Silver sponsors.

About Entrepreneur Of The Year®

Founded in 1986, Entrepreneur Of The Year® has celebrated more than 11,000 ambitious visionaries who are leading successful, dynamic businesses in the US, and it has since expanded to nearly 80 countries and territories globally.

The US program consists of 17 regional programs whose panels of independent judges select the regional award winners every June. Those winners compete for national recognition at the Strategic Growth Forum® in November where National finalists and award winners are announced. The overall National winner represents the US at the World Entrepreneur Of The Year® competition. Visit ey.com/us/eoy.

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