Entrepreneur Of The Year Award 2009 for JAPAN
TOYO SYSTEM's Hideki Shoji Named Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year 2009 Japan Winner Hideki Shoji, president and CEO of TOYO SYSTEM was today named the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year 2009 Japan winner. He was named as the representative and grand prize of the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year 2009 Japan winner at the same time. Now in its 23rd year, the awards recognize leaders and visionaries who demonstrate innovation, financial success and personal commitment as they create and build world-class businesses. Shoji was recognized for growing TOYO SYSTEM into one of the world's leading providers of advanced lithium rechargeable battery evaluation equipments and safety test Solutions.
On 5 June 2010 Hideki Shoji will join more than 50 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year country winners from around the world in Monte Carlo for induction into the World Entrepreneur Of The Year Academy and to vie for the title of Ernst & Young World Entrepreneur Of The Year. By identifying and recognizing the achievements of outstanding entrepreneurs within successful, growing and dynamic businesses, the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year Award aims to encourage entrepreneurial activity around the World and profile role models to inspire the next generation of entrepreneurs.