Saltwater Stone is delighted to report that Eric Sung, CEO of its client Intellian, has won the Rising Star category at the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Awards Korea, which took place at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Hannam-dong, Seoul on November 5th 2019.
A founding partner of Intellian in 2004, Eric was recognized for his achievements in taking the start-up to the forefront the industry, where it is now viewed as the global leader in mobile satellite communication antenna systems.
A prestigious and widely regarded initiative – often referred to the Oscars of industry – the EY Entrepreneur of the Year Awards are held in over 50 countries and focus on entrepreneurs who demonstrate innovation, drive and strong leadership.
"Steering Intellian to become the market leader is a rewarding job, and being part of the innovation that our expert global organization delivers to help our customers overcome their challenges is extremely satisfying,” said Sung.
Launched in the USA in 1986, previous award winners include Jeff Bezos (Amazon.com, USA), Andrea Ily (Illy Café, Italy), Ratan Tata (Tata Group, India), Sergey Brin and Larry Page (Google, USA), and Ingvar Kamrad (Ikea, Sweden).