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Joe Barbat Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award

December 27th, 2010 Comments off
Joe Barbat

Joe Barbat

Wireless Toyz CEO Joe Barbat received the prestigious Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year Award in 2007 after being nominated for the award by his peers in the business community.

After undergoing a review by an executive panel of regional and national judges that included fellow entrepreneurs and business leaders Joe Barbat was selected as the recipient of the award.

In the more than 20 years that the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year awards have honored entrepreneurial excellence in business, they have recognized more than 7,000 outstanding entrepreneurs for their vision, innovation, courage, and leadership in building and growing successful businesses.

“I feel truly blessed to have such an opportunity to represent Wireless Toyz and our entire team that works so hard each and every day.  Without them and our customers this would not have been possible”, said the Wireless Toyz CEO.

As the recipient of The Entrepreneur Of The Year Award, Joe Barbat has also received an induction into the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Hall of Fame which is an elite corps of men and women who have been recognized for their exceptional entrepreneurial achievements.

When asked about his future plans, Joe Barbat had this to say, “We are working hard to maintain a strong presence in the cellular market and I intend on having our entire leadership team at Wireless Toyz attend the 2011CES in Las Vegas, NV.”

About the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award

Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year is the world’s most prestigious business award for entrepreneurs. Recognized globally, the award honors the most outstanding entrepreneurs who inspire others with their vision, leadership and achievement.

For more information regarding the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year program, please visit their website or you can also view a sample hall of fame member profile by visiting: ERNST & YOUNG – JOE BARBAT HALL OF FAME MEMBER PROFILE.

Joe Barbat and Wireless Toyz to Attend 2011 CES

December 21st, 2010 Comments off
Joe Barbat to Attend CES 2011

CES 2011

Joe Barbat, CEO of Wireless Toyz, will be attending the 2011 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in January 2011 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

The Consumer Electronics Show is produced by the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) which is the premier trade organization that promotes the growth of U.S. consumer electronics industry.

The Wireless Toyz leadership team, including Joe Barbat, is anticipating the opportunity to review the latest and greatest in consumer electronics.  The highlight of the show will be the CES Innovation awards.  These awards recognize the most innovative consumer electronics products and the winners represent the hottest product categories on the market.

“Both myself and our leadership team are extremely excited to be a part of the largest consumer electronics convention of the year.  We see this as a tremendous opportunity to learn about the advancements in our industry and products that you may see at a local Wireless Toyz location in the near future”, said Barbat.