SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., June 12, 2018 -- EY today announced that Jeff Tangney, founder and CEO of Doximity, the leading medical social network, received the Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2018 Award in the Health category in Northern California. This marks the second time Tangney has been awarded this honor, as he was previously recognized by EY in 2007 for his work co-founding Epocrates. The award recognizes entrepreneurs who are excelling in innovation, as well as personal commitment to their communities.
Since 1986, EY has honored entrepreneurs who have transformed their industries and made a positive impact on their communities. Past recipients include Larry Page and Sergey Brin of Google Inc., Howard Schultz of Starbucks Corporation, and Reid Hoffman and Jeff Weiner of LinkedIn.
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