Chaudhry Joins the Ranks of Mold-Breaking Entrepreneurs in the
Public Companies in Tech Category
SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 11, 2018--
Zscaler, Inc., (NASDAQ: ZS) the leader in cloud security, today
announced that CEO Jay Chaudhry received the EY Entrepreneur Of The
Year® 2018 Award in the Public Companies in Tech category in Northern
California. The award recognizes entrepreneurs who are excelling in
areas such as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment
to their businesses and communities. Chaudhry was selected by an
independent panel of judges, and the award was presented at a special
gala event at the Fairmont San Francisco on June 8.
“Friday evening, I sat in a ballroom full of some of the brightest minds
in Northern California and was honored to be recognized among them,”
said Chaudhry. “When I started Zscaler, I wanted to build a technology
that would revolutionize an industry. The Zscaler Cloud Platform is
doing just that by enabling secure cloud transformation for enterprises
worldwide. I am humbled to be acknowledged by the judges for the Public
Companies in Tech category for all that we have accomplished as a
Since 1986, EY has honored entrepreneurs whose ingenuity, spirit of
innovation and discipline have driven their companies’ success,
transformed their industries and made a positive impact on their
communities. Now in its 32nd year, the program has honored the
inspirational leadership of such entrepreneurs as:
• Howard Schultz, Starbucks Corporation
• Pierre Omidyar of eBay, Inc.
• Jodi Berg of Vitamix
• Robert Unanue of Goya Foods
• Reid Hoffman and Jeff Weiner of LinkedIn
• Andreas Bechtolsheim and Jayshree Ullal of Arista Networks
• Hamdi Ulukaya of Chobani
• James Park of Fitbit
• J.W. “Bill” Marriott, Jr. of Marriott International, Inc.
• Lonnie Moulder and Mary Lynne Hedley, PhD, of TESARO, Inc.
As a Northern California award winner, Chaudhry is now eligible for
consideration for the Entrepreneur Of The Year 2018 National Awards.
Award winners in several national categories, as well as the
Entrepreneur Of The Year National Overall Award winner, will be
announced at the Entrepreneur Of The Year National Awards gala in Palm
Springs, California, on November 10, 2018. The awards are the
culminating event of the Strategic Growth Forum®, the
nation’s most prestigious gathering of high-growth, market-leading
Founded and produced by EY, the Entrepreneur Of The Year Awards are
nationally sponsored in the US by SAP America, the Kauffman Foundation
and Merrill Corporation.
In Northern California, sponsors also include SolomonEdwards and
Woodruff Sawyer & Co.
Zscaler enables the world’s leading organizations to securely transform
their networks and applications for a mobile and cloud-first world. Its
flagship services, Zscaler Internet Access™ and Zscaler Private Access™,
create fast, secure connections between users and applications,
regardless of device, location, or network. Zscaler services are 100%
cloud delivered and offer the simplicity, enhanced security, and
improved user experience that traditional appliances or hybrid solutions
are unable to match. Used in more than 185 countries, Zscaler operates a
multi-tenanat, distributed cloud security platform that protects
thousands of customers from cyberattacks and data loss. Learn more at zscaler.com or
follow us on Twitter @zscaler.
Zscaler™, Nanolog™, Zscaler Internet Access™ and Zscaler Private
Access™ are registered trademarks of Zscaler, Inc. All other
trademarks are the properties of their respective owners.
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As the first and only truly global awards program of its kind,
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Source: Zscaler, Inc.
Zscaler PR Manager
Angel Badagliacco, 408-313-5358