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25th Annual Hat Luncheon

Sue McCollum, of St. Louis, attends the 25th Annual Hat Luncheon at World's Fair Pavilion in Forest Park on Thursday, June 4, 2015. Photo by Jon Gitchoff

Scott Scully, Donn Lux, Benjamin "Tad" Edwards IV and Sue McCollum were among 10 Midwestern business leaders from St. Louis to be named Ernst & Young's entrepreneurs of the year for the heartland region.

Scully is president and CEO of marketing firm Abstrakt Marketing Group; Lux is chairman and CEO of Luxco; Edwards is chairman, CEO and president at brokerage firm Benjamin F. Edwards & Co.; and McCollum is chairman and CEO of alcohol distributor Major Brands.

The four are now eligible to win EY's national entrepreneurial of the year awards, which will be announced in November.

Editor's note: An earlier version of this story omitted Donn Lux from the list of award recipients. 

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