Jun 26, 2007
SAN DIEGO â€“ June 26, 2007 â€“ TopTenWholesale.com, the information superhighway for wholesale suppliers and distributors, announced today that its CEO, Jason Prescott, was named among this yearâ€™s top 40 business and civic leaders under the age of 40 by San Diego Metropolitan Magazine.
Prescott received notification last week, with the full list of selected individuals to be announced in the publicationâ€™s September issue.
"It is truly an honor to be included among such an esteemed group of talented business people," said Prescott. "But the real accolades go to my family and staff at TopTenWholesale.com. I am fortunate to work with the brightest, most passionate and most intelligent bunch of employees, managers and leaders in the industry."
Prescott launched TopTenWholesale.com and its parent, JP Communications, in 2005 to provide retail buyers and merchandise resellers access to manufactures, importers and wholesalers so that they can source and attain products and information. Today, the vertical search engine and directory has an expansive network that handles the advertising of more than 1,000 manufacturers, importers, wholesalers and distributors, including such giants as Overstock.com. After reaching revenue of over $1 million in its first year, the company now boasts 1,200 active advertisers in the wholesale community and reaches close to 30,000 retailers every day.
Prescott also serves on various high-level committees of The Search Engine Marketing Professional Organization (SEMPO), and is an active volunteer in the community, most recently by sponsoring the upcoming "San Ellijo Hills 5K Run" benefiting the San Ellijo Hills Elementary and Middle Schools.
San Diego Metropolitanâ€™s annual "40 Under 40" program recognizes the young leaders driving the future of business for the greater San Diego region. Honorees were selected by an independent panel of judges comprising of local, well-established business and community leaders. In addition to recognition in the publicationâ€™s September issue, San Diego Metropolitan will also host a luncheon at the San Diego Convention Center on September 11. Past recipients include Qualcomm CEO Paul Jacobs and San Diego City Councilmember Brian Maienshein.
JP Communications, LLC.
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