EY has announced that Rick Bates of SingleCare Services, LLC, the Boston-based provider of consumer savings on pharmacy and other health services, has received an Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2018 Award in the New England region. The award recognizes entrepreneurs who are excelling in areas such as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. Bates, a resident of Jamestown, RI, was selected by an independent panel of judges, and the award was presented at a special gala event at the Westin Boston Waterfront on June 28, 2018.
“I am deeply honored to have been selected for this award, which I share with my excellent team,” said Bates, CEO of SingleCare. “While we appreciate the recognition, I am most excited by the acknowledgement of our strong value proposition for consumers in fighting the battle against ever-increasing healthcare costs.”
As a New England award winner, Bates is now eligible for consideration for the Entrepreneur Of The Year 2018 National Awards, which will be announced at the Entrepreneur Of The Year National Awards gala in Palm Springs, California, on November 10, 2018.