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2015 Emerging Entrepreneur of the Year Finalists Announced

Posted on | February 4, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Tempe Chamber of Commerce has announced the finalists for the 2015 Emerging Entrepreneur of the Year Award. The award honors an individual, business or organization that best embodies the spirit of entrepreneurship, engages in responsible business practices and demonstrates a passion for innovation and success.

The finalists are All About Compression, Biostress Imagery and Ping! Development.

Kelly Lorenzen

Kelly Lorenzen

All About Compression is a retail store selling high-quality, fashionable compression garments to improve customers’ health and quality of life by eliminating the symptoms of venous ailments caused by medical conditions and air travel. The company, led by owner Kelly Lorenzen, plans to expand to world-wide sales and into major airports across the United States.

Carine Dieude

Carine Dieude

Biostress Imagery helps performers, individuals and businesses eliminate stress and promote performances by changing core behaviors and developing positive habits and behaviors. Using leading techniques in guided imagery combined with cognitive mentoring and mind/body practices, company president Carine Dieude provides long-lasting, life-changing training to eradicate chronic stress.

Peter Adams

Peter Adams

Ping! Development facilitates an increase in the growth and value of small businesses by providing cost-effective, scalable computer security consulting services. Owner and founder Peter Adams also develops programming for a wide variety of platforms, creating and marketing new digital products and services to provide small businesses the same tools available to the largest enterprises at an affordable cost.

This is the first year the award is being presented. The recipient will be named at the inaugural Beacon Awards, a breakfast event celebrating outstanding achievements in commerce and the community. Other awards to be presented at the event include the Business Excellence Awards, Spirit of Tempe and Tempe Leadership’s Outstanding Community Leader.

Interviews and photographs can be secured by media request.

The event takes place on Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015 from 7:30 – 9:00 a.m. at the Embassy Suites, 4400 South Rural Road in Tempe. RSVP online or to 480-967-7891.


One Response to “2015 Emerging Entrepreneur of the Year Finalists Announced”

  1. Kelly Lorenzen
    February 5th, 2015 @ 2:40 pm

    Thank you for such a huge honor!

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