Press Release

ARCA CEO Mort O'Sullivan named Entrepreneur Of The Year finalist by Ernst & Young

MEBANE, NORTH CAROLINA (May 20, 2014) – ARCA, a global leader in cash automation solutions, announced today that its founder and CEO Mort O’Sullivan is a finalist for Ernst & Young’s annual Entrepreneur Of The Year Award in the Southeast region.

“It’s an immense honor to be recognized by Ernst & Young alongside other leading entrepreneurs,” said Mort O’Sullivan, CEO and founder of ARCA. “I’m very proud of ARCA’s continued growth and success.”

Ernst & Young’s annual Entrepreneur Of The Year recognizes entrepreneurs, who demonstrate excellence in innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. The Southeast region includes Alabama, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee.

A panel of independent judges selected finalists for the Entrepreneur Of The Year award. Award recipients in the Southeast region will be announced at an awards gala on June 26 in Atlanta. Those winners will eligible for the national award in November.

O’Sullivan’s nomination continues ARCA’s recent run of recognition for excellence and growth. ARCA has been named to numerous lists including the Manufacturing Leadership 100, Inc. Magazine’s list of 5000 fastest growing companies, the Grant Thornton 100 list of largest private companies in North Carolina and the Triad Fast 50.

About ARCA

ARCA’s solutions help people control and streamline cash operations in financial institutions, retail stores, and self-service kiosks around the world. We develop technology and services that make transactions simpler, more efficient and more secure. Visit for more information.

About Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year™

EY Entrepreneur Of The Year is the world’s most prestigious business award for entrepreneurs. The unique award makes a difference through the way it encourages entrepreneurial activity among those with potential and recognizes the contribution of people who inspire others with their vision, leadership and achievement. As the first and only truly global award of its kind, Entrepreneur Of The Year celebrates those who are building and leading successful, growing and dynamic businesses, recognizing them through regional, national and global awards programs in more than 145 cities in more than 60 countries.

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