Endeavor Entrepreneur, Bulent Celebi, featured in Inc. Magazine.
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Real growth in emerging-market countries ultimately will come from robust private sectors rather than handouts. Since 1997, Endeavor has identified and supported entrepreneurs throughout Latin America Latin America, the Spanish-speaking, Portuguese-speaking, and French-speaking countries (except Canada) of North America, South America, Central America, and the West Indies. , Africa and the Middle East. "High-impact entrepreneurs have the potential to create thriving companies that employ hundreds and generate millions in wages and revenues," says Co-founder & CEO (1) (Chief Executive Officer) The highest individual in command of an organization. Typically the president of the company, the CEO reports to the Chairman of the Board. Linda Rottenberg.
As of December 2005, 260 Endeavor Entrepreneurs from 180 companies have created more than 38,000 high-value jobs paying on average ten times above the minimum wage and generated approximately US$1.375 billion in revenues.
Former World Bank President and Endeavor Global Board Member James D. Wolfensohn says, "Endeavor has played an instrumental role in promoting entrepreneurship as a tool for development. It is a model that should be replicated around the world."