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Couchbase President and CEO Matt Cain Named a Semifinalist in the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2019 Northern California Awards Program

April 08, 2019


SANTA CLARA, Calif. — April 8, 2019--Couchbase, Inc. today announced that President and CEO Matt Cain has been named a semifinalist in the EY (Ernst & Young Global Limited) Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2019 Northern California Awards program.


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.


"I'm honored to be recognized among so many business luminaries in the Northern California region," said Matt Cain, President and CEO at Couchbase. “This award is an acknowledgement of the entrepreneurial nature and relentless spirit within Couchbase to exceed expectations in service of our customers.”


The Entrepreneur Of The Year program recognizes entrepreneurs and business leaders who demonstrate excellent and extraordinary success in areas such as financial performance, innovation and commitment to their businesses and communities. The Entrepreneur Of The Year® program takes place in more than 145 cities in 60 countries around the world. Past leaders have disrupted industries, created new product categories and successfully brought new innovation and technology to traditional industries.


Northern California Region finalists will be announced on May 8 with award winners announced at a black tie gala on June 21 at the Fairmont San Jose.

About Couchbase

Unlike other NoSQL databases, Couchbase provides an enterprise-class, multicloud to edge database that offers the robust capabilities required for business-critical applications on a highly scalable and available platform. Couchbase is built on open standards, combining the best of NoSQL with the power and familiarity of SQL, to simplify the transition from mainframe and relational databases. 


Couchbase has become pervasive in our everyday lives; our customers include industry leaders Amadeus, American Express, Carrefour, Cisco, Comcast/Sky, Disney, eBay, LinkedIn, Marriott, Tesco, Tommy Hilfiger, United, Verizon, as well as hundreds of other household names. For more information, visit


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