ROUND LAKE, N.Y. (NEWS10) – The awards and accolades keep mounting up for Death Wish Coffee Company and its founder, Mike Brown.
Brown is now a finalist for the Ernst and Young “Entrepreneur of the Year” award. Created in 1986, the “Entrepreneur of the Year” program has grown into 25 regional competitions across the U.S. and includes 60 participating countries around the world.
Widely viewed as the most prestigious award for business, brown, while humbled, says winning that $5 million super bowl ad is hard to beat.
“That really brought my whole team together and we were able to accomplish something really great there. It’s tripled the size of my business,” Mike Brown said.
Brown and his team will head to New York City on June 22 for the Entrepreneur of the Year Aala when the winners will be announced.