Entrepreneur of the Year Winners: Where Are They Now?

Justin Stephens
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Kevin Surace, 2009

When Inc. Magazine named Kevin Surace Entrepreneur of the Year in 2009 , he was known as founder and CEO of Serious Materials (the name has since been changed to Serious Energy) a start-up focused on saving carbon with improved building materials. Surace was with the company for over nine years, but today serves as the CEO of Appvance and has launched numerous other Silicon Valley companies. He was also recognized by CNBC for his innovation and featured as a TED Talk speaker.