CEO Win Cramer is an Entrepreneur of the Year Finalist

Our fearless leader and CEO, Win Cramer, is announced today as an Entrepreneur of the Year San Diego Finalist! 

This comes with incredible hard work and resilience. Cramer has climbed JLab to the top being a #1 true wireless earbuds brand, expanded the brand globally, and fought against tariff codes, among many other accomplishments throughout the most recent years.


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EY Announces Win Cramer of JLab Audio
Entrepreneur Of The Year
® 2019 Award Finalist in San Diego

Win Cramer joins ranks of exceptional entrepreneurs in San Diego

Carlsbad, CA 5/14/19 – EY today announced that CEO Win Cramer of JLab Audio is a finalist for the Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2019 Award in the San Diego region. Widely considered one of the most prestigious business awards programs in the U.S., the program recognizes entrepreneurs and leaders of high-growth companies who are excelling in areas such as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities, while also transforming our world.

Win Cramer was selected as a finalist by a panel of independent judges. Award winners will be announced at a special black-tie gala event on June 6 at the Fairmont Grand Del Mar.

“This community consists of world-class brand builders, leaders, and innovators.  To even be considered as a peer is an awesome experience.  But rest assured it’s not done alone. The team behind JLab Audio is what makes all of this possible and they continue to inspire me on a daily basis," says CEO Win Cramer.

Now in its 33rd year, the program recognizes business leaders in more than 145 cities and more than 60 countries throughout the world. 

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Regional award winners are eligible for consideration for the Entrepreneur Of The Year National competition. Award winners in several national categories, as well as the Entrepreneur Of The Year National Overall Award winner, will be announced at the Entrepreneur Of The Year National Awards gala in Palm Springs, California, on November 16, 2019. The awards are the culminating event of the Strategic Growth Forum®, the nation’s most prestigious gathering of high-growth, market-leading companies.



Founded and produced by Ernst & Young LLP, the Entrepreneur Of The Year Awards are nationally sponsored by SAP America and the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation.

In San Diego, local sponsors include gold sponsors: Cooley and Lockton, LLC. 

 About JLab Audio

JLab Audio is an award-winning maker of personal audio including earbuds, headphones and Bluetooth™ speakers. A Best Places to Work in San Diego and 4-time Inc. 5000 company, JLab is the #1 Bluetooth Headphone Brand under $1001 and the #1 True Wireless Brand under $1002 in the U.S., according to The NPD Group. JLab Audio is also the Official Audio Sponsor of Major League Soccer.

JLab Audio was founded in 2005 with the mission to enhance an active lifestyle through incredible sound, inspired design and innovative technology without the rock star price. No matter your passion, JLab Audio keeps you going with high quality gear; inspired designs and world class, hassle free customer support. For more information visit

About Entrepreneur Of The Year®

Entrepreneur Of The Year®, founded by EY, is the world’s most prestigious business awards program for entrepreneurs. The program makes a difference through the way it encourages entrepreneurial activity among those with potential and recognizes the contribution of people who inspire others with their vision, leadership and achievement. As the first and only truly global awards program of its kind, Entrepreneur Of The Year celebrates those who are building and leading successful, growing and dynamic businesses, recognizing them through regional, national and global awards programs in more than 145 cities and more than 60 countries.

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