Elevate CEO Jason Harvison Named a Finalist for EY’s Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2021 Southwest Award | Business
FORT WORTH, Texas – (BUSINESS WIRE) – June 17, 2021–
Elevate Credit, Inc. (“Elevate”), a leading technology provider of innovative and responsible online lending solutions for unprivileged consumers, today announced that Managing Director Jason Harvison has been named a finalist for the award EY’s Entrepreneur Of The Year 2021 South West Award. The program recognizes the most ambitious leaders who create and maintain successful and vibrant businesses around the world.
The winners will be announced at a special virtual celebration on August 4, 2021 and will join the ranks of esteemed Alumni of the Year from around the world.
âJason is an accomplished and respected leader within Elevate and the broader Dallas-Fort Worth community,â said Saundra Schrock, Chair of the Elevate Board of Directors. âHe brings an energy and enthusiasm to his work that inspires employees, retains customers and drives results. We look forward to the future under his tenure as Elevate strives to provide financial freedom to the 130 million unprivileged consumers in the United States who are underserved by traditional banks. “
Harvison has worked at Elevate and its predecessor for over 17 years and has served as CEO since 2019. In this role, he focuses on operational and financial performance while overseeing Elevate’s brands and banking relationships. He was also recently named a finalist for the Fort Worth Chamber’s 2021 Susan Halsey Executive Leadership Award.
Entrepreneur of the Year is one of the most prestigious competitive awards for entrepreneurs and leaders of high growth companies. The finalists were evaluated on the basis of six criteria: entrepreneurial leadership; talent management; degree of difficulty; financial performance; societal impact and building a company based on values; and originality, innovation and plans for the future. Since its launch, the program has expanded to recognize business leaders in more than 145 cities in more than 60 countries around the world.
About the elevation
Elevate (NYSE: ELVT), working with banks that license its marketing and technology services, has to date granted $ 9.0 billion in unsuitable credit to more than 2.5 million non-privileged consumers. privileged customers and has saved its clients over $ 8.2 billion over the cost of payday loans. Its responsible and technological online lending solutions provide immediate relief to today’s customers and help them build a brighter financial future. The company is committed to rewarding borrowers for good financial behavior with features like interest rates that may drop over time, free financial education, and free credit monitoring. Elevate’s suite of revolutionary credit products include RISE, Elastic and Today Card. For more information, please visit http://www.elevate.com.
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