This year’s Ernst & Young’s entrepreneur of the year award is now open for nominations. The award starts at a regional level. Regional winners then progress to the UK finals, and the overall UK winner then goes on to compete for the title of world entrepreneur of the year in Monte Carlo. Richard Harpin, the founder of HomeServe, is looking for entrepreneurs who have built and grown their businesses in the face of adversity. To enter visit www.eoy.co.uk or phone 0845 604 1012. The closing date for entries is Friday 4 March 2011.