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GA CEO Jake Schwartz Named Entrepreneur of the Year



This week, Ernst & Young named me an EY Entrepreneur of the Year in New York. This is a great honor by an amazing company with a storied history of supporting entrepreneurs, and I’m incredibly grateful.

As I got up on stage to accept the award, I started to reflect on the growth of General Assembly over the years, and how many people it took to get the company where it is today. No one person alone can make a company succeed. There are so many stakeholders, so many supporters, so many people who make GA work, that the idea of a singular Entrepreneur of the Year seems unfathomable.

To list some of the crucial, irreplaceable heroes who are part of the GA story so far:

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