Durham, North Carolina (PressExposure) March 04, 2011 -- David Minton, Managing Partner of DesignHammer, has been honored by Business Leader Media as one of the 2011 Top Catalyst Entrepreneur sof the Triangle. The Top Catalyst Entrepreneur Award is given to dynamic and outstanding business professionals who greatly contribute to the growth of their communities.
The 2011 Top Catalyst Entrepreneur Award for David is the first time he has been honored by Business Leader Media in this category and marks the fourth award for the company. Upon learning of the award, David stated, "I am honored to be a part of this exemplary group of local business leaders. Without the exceptional staff, and dedication on the part of my business partners, DesignHammer would not have provided me a platform to be so recognized."
Other notable Top Catalyst Entrepreneurs for 2011 include Dr. Jim Goodnight, Chief Executive Officer of SAS, Chaz Felix, Founder and Chief Operating Officer of Bronto Software, and Danny Rosin, Co-owner and Acting Vice-President of Brand Fuel Promotions.
As Managing Partner, he oversees the business aspects of the company, including sales, finance, and operations. David also consults with clients on usability, accessibility, search engine optimization, and social media.
The 2011 awards dinner took place last night in Raleigh and honored approximately 46 of the Research Triangle's most dynamic entrepreneurs from a variety of industries. Profiles of all of the winners are available in the Triangle edition of the Business Leader Magazine.
Business Leader Media has grown as a source for local business news since 1989 and provides local editions of Business Leader Magazine for various regions of North Carolina. The publication regularly honors leaders in the community throughout the year with awards such as Top CFO, Women Extraordinaire, and Top 100 NC Small Business Awards. In total, the company presents 10 regular awards events each year for the Triangle business community.