May 08, 2015 // Franchising.com // Palo Alto, CA – Ernst & Young announced today that Dr. Kathy Johnson, Co-Founder and CEO of Home Care Assistance, has been named a finalist for the Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2015 Award in the Northern California region. The award recognizes entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in areas such as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. Johnson was selected as a finalist by a panel of independent judges. Award winners will be announced at a special gala event on Thursday, June 11th at the Fairmont in San Francisco.
“I am honored to be recognized as a finalist for this prestigious award”, said Kathy Johnson. “I co-founded Home Care Assistance 13 years ago with a mission to change the way the world age. Our goal is not just to provide compassionate, seamless in-home care, but also to enhance quality of life for older adults with our innovative neurocognitive training. Special thanks goes to the remarkable employees of Home Care Assistance, who are the real winners of this award.
Now in its 29th year, the program has expanded to recognize business leaders in more than 145 cities and in more than 60 countries throughout the world. Regional award winners are eligible for consideration for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year National Program.
A leading provider of live-in care for seniors, Home Care Assistance is dedicated to providing exceptional home care services across the United States, Canada and Australia. Innovative programs such as the Balanced Care Method™ and the Cognitive Therapeutics Method™, an in-home activities program to promote brain health, are raising the standard of care worldwide. For more information about Home Care Assistance, please visit www.HomeCareAssistance.com or call 1-866-454-8346.
Home Care Assistance is the leading provider of home care for seniors across the United States and Canada. Our mission is to change the way the world ages. We provide older adults with quality care that enables them to live happier, healthier lives at home. Our services are distinguished by the caliber of our caregivers, the responsiveness of our staff and our expertise in Live-In care. We embrace a positive, balanced approach to aging centered on the evolving needs of older adults. A 2015 Franchise500® and Inc. 5000 Company, Home Care Assistance has received numerous industry awards including Entrepreneur’s Fastest-Growing Franchises and Franchise Business Review’s Top 50. For more information about Home Care Assistance, our services and franchise opportunities, visit homecareassistance.com.
EY Entrepreneur Of The Year is the world’s most prestigious business award for entrepreneurs. The unique award makes a difference through the way it encourages entrepreneurial activity among those with potential and recognizes the contribution of people who inspire others with their vision, leadership and achievement. As the first and only truly global award of its kind, Entrepreneur Of The Year celebrates those who are building and leading successful, growing and dynamic businesses, recognizing them through regional, national and global awards programs in more than 145 cities in more than 60 countries.
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