Louisville Entrepreneur Selected at 63rd Endeavor International Selection Panel in Dubai, UAE.
Louisville – March 8th, 2016 – Endeavor Louisville announced today that Stacy Griggs, CEO & Co-Founder of El Toro was selected as an Endeavor Entrepreneur. El Toro is the 3rd Endeavor Entrepreneur selected into Endeavor Global from Endeavor Louisville joining Rivera Group (Dr. Joey Rivera) and Red e App (Jonathan Erwin & Patrick Goodman). El Toro was selected by panelists with global expertise at Endeavor Global’s 63rd International Selection Panel (“ISP”), which was held in Dubai from March 1st-3rd. Stacy Griggs (Louisville, KY), joins a select network of high-impact entrepreneurs from across the globe that in 2015 generated nearly $8 Billion in revenue and over 500,000 jobs.
Using offline data, El Toro’s technology determines IP addresses, enabling its clients to send banner and display ads directly to a list of high value prospects. With non-invasive access to every computer on the web, El Toro’s patent pending digital advertising services enables their clients to target consumers with 95% accuracy while saving them 25% in marketing spend.
“Stacy is a model Endeavor Entrepreneur. We [Endeavor] need to push people like Stacy because he could be the start of Louisville’s bubble map to promote growth of the entrepreneurial ecosystem in Louisville. We need people like Stacy in the Endeavor Network.” -Ayman Ismail, Endeavor Egypt Board Chairman, Chairman & CEO, DMG MV, and one of six panelists that selected Stacy as an Endeavor Entrepreneur.
Endeavor’s International Selection Panel is the culmination of a rigorous selection process, where panels comprised of six top, global business leaders interview candidates about their businesses, high-impact leadership potential, and future vision. In order for an entrepreneur to be selected as an Endeavor Entrepreneur, they must be voted in unanimously by the panelists.
“El Toro’s products are exceptional and we [Endeavor Louisville] believe they’ll succeed. The Endeavor Louisville Board of Directors has continually been impressed by Stacy’s commitment to El Toro, the community, and local entrepreneurship, which shined through at the International Selection Panel, leading to Stacy’s success in being selected as an Endeavor Entrepreneur. We’re proud to have Stacy as a local entrepreneur and look forward to supporting the growth of El Toro.”- Sandra Frazier, Endeavor Louisville Board Member, CEO & Managing Member of Tandem Public Relations.
Endeavor Louisville launched in May 2015 with support from the Paul Ogle Foundation, the James Graham Brown Foundation, Blue Sky Network, The Gheens Foundation, and an active founding board of business leaders, each of whom believes that high-impact entrepreneurship can transform Kentuckiana and inspire more entrepreneurs to Scale-Up, Go Big, and Give Back.
Endeavor Entrepreneurs like El Toro, Red e App, and Rivera Group receive targeted services including an advisory board, mentorship, access to talent, access to markets, as well as access to investors. Endeavor Global and Endeavor Louisville is a network of support for Endeavor Entrepreneurs to continue growing their businesses.
For entrepreneurs interested in learning more about Endeavor in Louisville, please visit EndeavorLouisville.org and Endeavor.org.
Managing Director, Endeavor Louisville
Manager, Entrepreneur Selection & Growth