Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Conference in Atlanta, Georgia
Andre Woolery and Earl Graves Sr
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Black Enterprise Names Andre Woolery 2011 "Innovator Of The Year"
On May 23, 2011, MagnoGrip CEO and Founder, Andre Woolery, was chosen as the winner of the "Innovator of the Year Award" at the 2011 Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Conference in Atlanta, Georgia. This annual award is given to a business that’s either flourishing in an innovative industry or is approaching business or entrepreneurship in a groundbreaking manner via their products or services.
Andre’s award validates his journey to present and is a testimony to his character and spirit of entrepreneurship. "I’m both humbled and honored by this prestigious recognition." said Andre Woolery when asked how he felt about being this year’s honoree. He concluded, "Many of my early heroes were found in the pages of Black Enterprise, so I understand the legacy I must now uphold."
About MagnoGrip Inc.
MagnoGrip is a San Francisco based manufacturer of magnetic tool storage gear and accessories. The company was founded with $1,000 by Andre Woolery while pursuing his MBA at the Stanford Graduate School of Business. Since its humble bootstrapped beginnings in 2005, MagnoGrip has evolved into a company that is known for developing cool, innovative and well-crafted products for do-it yourselfers and professional tradesmen. Its products are distributed nationwide through The Home Depot, Lowe’s, Walmart, Canadian Tire and other major retailers.
For more information, please visit www.magnogrip.com or call 415-704-5008.