AURORA, Ohio, July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- PartsSource, the world's #1 eBusiness Solution provider for replacement medical repair parts for hospital equipment, has been honored with the 2010 Venture of the Year Award for Northern Ohio. The Ohio Venture Association is a group of northeast Ohio business people dedicated to providing an atmosphere for the interchange of ideas on entrepreneurship, new ventures and venture capital.
"We are honored to be selected for this unique award," stated President & CEO, A. Ray Dalton. "This award acknowledges our ability to turn PartsSource into a successful venture for both our customers and our business partners alike. We are humbled that we were selected out of all the many incredible Northeast Ohio companies the OVA could choose from. This area is home to many fantastic success stories like ours because it offers a wealth of the three 'P's' critical to any company's growth: people, professionals and price. Northern Ohio has them all."
PartsSource continues to be the recipient of numerous local, regional and national awards for growth, community service and profitability. PartsSource has ranked in the top 15 in Northern Ohio on the prestigious Weatherhead 100 four straight years and has earned a place on the Inc 5000 for the past four years. President and CEO, A. Ray Dalton, was awarded the "Entrepreneur of the Year" award by the accounting firm of Ernst & Young for 2004 & 2007. He also published his inspirational autobiography, "Proceed with Confidence" in 2005, describing his life as a serial entrepreneur.