technical assurance logoThe 2019 Entrepreneur of the Year award goes to Ed Taylor, owner of Technical Assurance, Inc.

In 1993, Ed Taylor started Technical Assurance Incorporated, a company dedicated to the management of building enclosure investigation, design, construction and sustainable management programs across the United States.

Today, Technical Assurance is recognized as one of the fastest-growing and most successful business enclosure consulting firms in the nation.

For 26 years in Lake County, Ed has persevered through start-up and growth with many economic and industry challenges. He has steadfastly grown the company by developing long-lasting client relationships, innovative solutions and an engaged workforce. His focus on the company, clients and community has led Technical Assurance to best-in-class growth, standard-setting performance metrics and company-wide community support.

What makes someone worthy of the Entrepreneur-of-the-Year Award?

Judging is based on the following criteria:

  • Has started or substantially grown a business in Lake or Geauga County
  • Has acted in a capacity to promote entrepreneurship in the area
  • Has demonstrated vision and willingness to take risks in growing/starting a business
  • Has demonstrated innovation by taking a business to new heights in
    creative and novel ways




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