The Nashville Entrepreneur Center (EC) recognized twelve entrepreneurs and four Entrepreneur Hall of Fame inductees who have made an impact on the greater Nashville community – including Stratasan.
Hear an exclusive post-award interview with our founder here.
You can find the official press release here.
Nashville, TN, Oct 26, 2021: Stratasan, an industry leader in healthcare data software and services, has been recognized by The Nashville Entrepreneur Center as the 2021 Technology Market Mover. This award was announced on Monday night at the annual NEXT Awards, which were held at the Schermerhorn Symphony Center. Hear an exclusive post-award interview with Stratasan’s founder here.
“I couldn’t be more proud of our team for winning this particular award. As we’ve grown throughout the years, the Nashville Entrepreneur Center has been a great resource for us in both support and promotion,” shared Jason Moore, Founder and CEO of Stratasan. “This accolade is a result of our amazing team who brings everything they have each day and truly lives out our core values for each other.”
The Nashville Entrepreneur Center (EC) is a non-profit dedicated to supporting entrepreneurs and local businesses throughout Middle Tennessee. Their annual NEXT Awards recognize entrepreneurs who are transforming industries and strengthening the Middle Tennessee community. This year, EC honored ten businesses, two individuals, and four Entrepreneur Hall of Fame inductees.
There were 31 business finalists across five industry categories (Products, Services, and Retail; Technology; Real Estate, Hospitality, and Construction; Music, Sports, and Entertainment; and Healthcare) and eight finalists for the Emerging Entrepreneur of 2021 Award and Entrepreneur of 2021 Award. The industry category winners are:
PRODUCTS, SERVICES & RETAIL
- Emerging: Granite Test Prep, Founder Grant Neely
- Market Mover: Thistle Farms, Founder Becca Stevens
- Emerging: CodeX, Co-Founders Phil Henry, Christian Morsing & Byron Sommardahl
- Market Mover: Stratasan, Co-Founders Jason Moore & Brian Dailey
REAL ESTATE, HOSPITALITY & CONSTRUCTION
- Emerging: Pillars Development, Founder Edward Henley
- Market Mover: Certified Construction Services, Co-Founders Jared & Ashley Bradley, Scott DeLano
MUSIC, SPORTS & ENTERTAINMENT
- Emerging: Bauer Entertainment Marketing, Founder Brian Bauer
- Market Mover: mtheory Nashville, Founder Cameo Carlson
- Emerging: Advocatia, Co-Founders Ryan Brebner & Laura Robbins
- Market Mover: MediCopy, Founder Elliott Noble-Holt
“This is not only our largest fundraising event, but also a night to honor those who make our world better by keeping entrepreneurship alive,” said Jane Allen, CEO of the EC. “We are so grateful to celebrate the transformational entrepreneurs in our community, those who helped pave the way for so many and those who are working tirelessly to create and grow a business. It is an evening to pause, reflect on all that has been accomplished, and to celebrate what has been achieved. We are honored to host this event and look forward to our city’s continued entrepreneurial growth and innovation.”
The NEXT Awards also honored two innovative founders across all industries with the Emerging Entrepreneur of 2021 Award (less than $1M revenue) and Entrepreneur of 2021 Award (more than $1M revenue), as well as the 2021 Entrepreneur Hall of Fame inductees for their life-long contributions to Nashville’s business community. The individual award winners and Hall of Fame inductees include:
EMERGING ENTREPRENEUR OF 2021
Joshua Mundy, Pivot Technology School
ENTREPRENEUR OF 2021
Travis Messina, Contessa
2021 ENTREPRENEUR HALL OF FAME INDUCTEES
- Leatrice McKissack, former President & CEO, McKissack & McKissack
- Lucius E. Burch, III, Chairman & CEO, Burch Investment Group
- Trisha Yearwood, Country superstar, best-selling author, chef, business owner & TV personality
- Phil Bredesen, former Mayor of Nashville & Governor of Tennessee, founder, HealthAmerica Corp., Coventry Corporation, Qualifacts, Clinical Pharmaceuticals, Silicon Ranch and ClearLoop
Media Contact: Jennifer Keller, Stratasan, email@example.com
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About Stratasan, LLC
Nashville-based Stratasan was founded to change the way hospitals and health systems use data to achieve strategic growth. Stratasan is a leading provider of advanced data analytics and market intelligence to healthcare strategic planning and marketing professionals delivered via cloud services. A high-growth healthcare technology company, Stratasan works with more than 1,000 hospitals across 40+ states to remove the roadblock of endless data analysis and progress to the important work of growth planning. For more information, visit http://www.stratasan.com.
About Nashville Entrepreneur Center
The Nashville Entrepreneur Center (EC) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) founded in 2010 by business leaders who wanted to support the next generation of entrepreneurs and to celebrate the spirit and tenacity of the entrepreneurial community. The NEC serves as Nashville’s center for entrepreneurship, supporting visionaries—from every background, in any industry, and at all phases—by connecting them to critical resources and championing their desire to change the world. Learn more about the EC by following @entrecenter on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and at www.EC.co.
To learn more about the Nashville Entrepreneur Center and its programs, visit the website here.