FORT WORTH, Texas – (BUSINESS WIRE) – Elevate Credit, Inc. (“Elevate”), a leading technology-driven provider of innovative and responsible online credit solutions for non-Prime consumers, today proudly announces that CEO Jason Harvison is a finalist for Ernst. & Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year Southwest 2020 Award.
The program recognizes entrepreneurs and leaders of high growth companies who excel in areas such as innovation, financial performance, and personal commitment to their businesses and communities, while changing the world. Harvison, along with other finalists, was selected by an independent jury. The winners will be announced virtually on Friday, October 2, 2020.
“It is a great honor to be selected as a finalist for this prestigious award,” said Harvison. “At Elevate, I have the pleasure of working with great people who wholeheartedly believe in our mission to provide responsible credit options to non-prime consumers. We all work hard for our brand customers and for each other, and it’s nice to take a moment to be recognized. ”
“Jason has been with Elevate for many years and has quickly become an exceptional leader,” said Saundra D. Schrock, Elevate’s chief executive officer. “He is a passionate advocate of non-prime consumers, believes in the power of our credit solutions, and has a keen eye for product development and strategy. Jason has been instrumental in the success of Elevate. ”
Regional winners may be considered for the Entrepreneur Of The Year National Awards. The winners in several national categories as well as the winners of the national overall award “Entrepreneur Of The Year” will be announced during the virtual event “Entrepreneur Of The Year National Awards” in November 2020.
To date, Elevate (NYSE: ELVT), along with its banking partners, has extended $ 8.5 billion in non-prime loans to more than 2.5 million non-prime consumers and more than $ 7.3 billion to its customers saved on the cost of payday loans. Its responsible, technology-enabled online lending solutions bring instant relief to customers today and help them build a better financial future. The company strives to reward borrowers for good financial behavior with features like interest rates that can drop over time, free financial training, and free credit monitoring. Elevate’s groundbreaking credit products include RISE, Elastic, and Today Card. More information is available at http://www.elevate.com.
About Entrepreneur of the Year®
Entrepreneur Of The Year®, founded by EY, is the world’s most prestigious award program for entrepreneurs. The program makes a difference by promoting entrepreneurial activity among high potentials and recognizing the contribution of people who inspire others with their vision, leadership and performance. As the first and only truly global awards program of its kind, Entrepreneur Of The Year honors those who build and lead successful, growing, and dynamic companies through regional, national, and global award programs in more than 145 cities and more than 60 Countries.