Jodi Berg, president and CEO of Vitamix, has received the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2014 Award in the Family Business Category in the Northeast Ohio region. Vitamix was founded by Berg’s great grandfather in 1921.
According to a news release, the award recognizes “outstanding entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in areas such as innovation, financial performance, and personal commitment to their businesses and communities.”
Berg took over leadership of Vitamix’s household division in 2002. As a Northeast Ohio award winner, she is now eligible for consideration for the Entrepreneur of the Year 2014 national program, to be announced Nov. 15.