Education Summit Honors Ken Yancey CEO of SCORE with Achievement Award

Washington, D.C.  – The Future of Entrepreneurship Education Summit, held at the University of Central Florida presented Ken Yancey, CEO of SCORE, with the Lifetime Achievement Award for his outstanding years of dedication towards education for entrepreneurs and small business owners.

This award honors Ken Yancey as a small business champion and for his leadership in the advancement of entrepreneurial support and education. Ken has been a fundamental part of helping entrepreneurs and small businesses nationwide start or grow their businesses.

 The Future of Entrepreneurship Education Summit is an initiative of Extreme Entrepreneurship Education (http://www.extremetour.org/), a company run by individuals in their twenties who spread the entrepreneurial mindset to tens of thousands of students a year. At this year’s summit the discussions focused on how the entrepreneurship education field can be scaled to help decrease global unemployment.

About SCORE

Since 1964, SCORE has helped more than 9 million aspiring entrepreneurs. Each year, SCORE provides small business mentoring and workshops to more than 375,000 new and growing small businesses. More than 13,500 business experts volunteer as mentors in 364 chapters serving local communities with entrepreneur education to help grow 1 million small businesses.

For more information about starting or operating a small business, call 1-800/634-0245 for the SCORE chapter nearest you. Visit SCORE at www.score.org  or connect with us at www.facebook.com/SCOREFans or www.twitter.com/SCOREMentors.