Selected By Junior Achievement For Business Acumen and Community Contributions
Evolve IP™, The Cloud Services Company™, today announced that Junior Achievement of Delaware Valley, Inc. (JADV) has inducted its Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Co-founder, Thomas J. Gravina, into the Philadelphia Business Hall of Fame. The annual event recognizes and honors the professional accomplishments of community leaders, as well as identifies positive role models for the region’s young people. Junior Achievement selects laureates based on their business acumen and community spirit.
“I am very grateful for this recognition from Junior Achievement of Delaware Valley and would like to congratulate Michael A. DiPiano for his well-deserved induction,” said Mr. Gravina. “I would also like to thank our partners, the Junior Achievement staff and the volunteers who are teaching the next generation of our region’s financial leaders. The skills that this organization provides our local youth, like encouraging entrepreneurship and building business acumen and ethics, are extremely valuable.”
“Thomas Gravina lives and models the exact kinds of skills we teach the students in our programs,” said Paul Kappel, President of JADV. “Our goal is to help kids K through 12 learn about and appreciate the free enterprise system. Ultimately this will empower students to own their economic success by giving them the knowledge, skills, and confidence necessary to dream big and reach their full potential.”