Award honors exceptional and high-performing business leaders
Framingham, MA – June 6, 2017 – Definitive Healthcare, the leading provider of data, intelligence, and analytics on the healthcare provider market, is proud to announce that CEO Jason Krantz has been named as a finalist for the Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2017 New England Award.
The award, presented by Ernst & Young, is given to entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in areas such as innovation, financial performance, and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. The Entrepreneur Of The Year program is in its 31st year and recognizes leaders in 145 cities across the world.
“I’m honored to have been named a finalist for this award,” said Jason Krantz. “But the honor really goes out to the great people at Definitive Healthcare that are so passionate about what we do and work so hard each day to ensure the continued growth and success of the company.”
Since its launch in 2011, Definitive Healthcare has expanded from a small startup business to a company employing over 150 people in a new, state-of-the-art 25,000 square foot office. The company now serves nearly 1500 clients, including most of the top pharmaceutical, medical device, and healthcare technology firms. Definitive Healthcare was recently recognized as one of the state’s fastest-growing companies and one of Boston’s Best Places to Work by the Boston Business Journal.
Prior to starting Definitive Healthcare, Jason founded or co-founded several other information based businesses in industries ranging from pharmaceuticals to financial services to alternative energy. Besides work, Jason is active in several non-profit and community organizations and started DefinitiveCares, which organizes and promotes community service activities among employees and their friends and families.
A panel of independent judges will determine the New England region winners from among the finalists at a ceremony on June 27, 2017. Regional winners will be eligible for the national Entrepreneur Of The Year awards, which will be presented in November 2017.
About Definitive Healthcare
Definitive Healthcare is the leading provider of data and intelligence on hospitals, physicians, and other healthcare providers. Their product suite provides the most comprehensive and highest quality data available anywhere on over 8,800 hospitals and IDNs, 8,100 ambulatory surgery centers, 12,600 imaging centers, 42,600 long-term care facilities, 33,000 clinics, 1,400 ACOs and HIEs, 190,000 physician groups, 1.4 million physicians, and 900 Canadian hospitals. The Company’s data provides clients with the analytics and insight needed to effectively segment and research the healthcare provider market. Definitive Healthcare is backed by Spectrum Equity. For more information or to trial the service, visit www.definitivehc.com.
About EY Entrepreneur Of The Year®
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.