Local Executive Named Reader Favorite by Inc. Magazine Readers


Franklin entrepreneur is listed among Reader Favorites for Inc. magazine’s annual Entrepreneur of the Year

FRANKLIN, Tenn. – HometownQuotes President and CEO Hunter Ingram has been voted a Reader Favorite for Inc. magazine’s 2007 Entrepreneur of the Year competition. Among the several hundreds of nominations submitted, critiqued and ranked, Ingram is one of ten entrepreneurs across the country whose nomination was categorized as a Reader Favorite.

“One of the great things about the web is that it’s a two-way street. We invite people to nominate interesting entrepreneurs, and then our readers get to weigh in over a period of several months with comments and numerical ratings,” said Rod Kurtz,
senior editor of Inc.com.

Ingram’s nomination received more than twenty comments from readers. From Texas to North Carolina and California to Tennessee, readers discussed Ingram’s strong sense of leadership and entrepreneurial drive.

“What started out as a hobby business has turned into a multimillion dollar company – in very a short amount of time. Hunter has incredible drive and a fantastic vision. He has the highest sense of integrity and a keen business mind. Hunter thinks outside of the box and continues to better his company in every aspect,” commented a reader from Memphis, Tenn.

Ingram’s nomination and profile can be viewed in the Reader Favorites slideshow at Inc.com.

HometownQuotes’ rapid growth has been recognized by the Nashville Business Journal, the Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce and BusinessTN magazine.

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