The world’s most prestigious business award for entrepreneurs, the Ernst and Young Entrepreneur Of The Year Award, has announced Dustin R. Zepp, founder and CEO of Clarity Innovations, as a finalist in the 2017 Maryland program. Clarity Innovations builds the next generation of tools and tradecraft for operational use by the Intelligence and Special Operations Communities. Started in 2012, Clarity’s commitment to service and innovation has enabled them to develop effective, game-changing technologies. Zepp attributes Clarity’s success to his employees. “Everything comes back to taking care of people. We empower employees to take care of their mission, and their dedication - their brilliance - builds a stronger company,” Zepp said. The Entrepreneur Of The Year program has honored the inspirational leadership of such Maryland entrepreneurs as Bill Kraus and Steve Newton of Mission BBQ and Robert Wildrick of Jos. A Bank Clothiers, Inc. Clarity is proud to be counted among these business luminaries.