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2019 Small Business of the Year Awards

December 6 @ 11:00 am - 1:30 pm

Alabama Small Business of the Year Awards

Presented at the CCAA/BCA Partnership Annual Meeting

Deadline for applications is September 30, 2019.
 
This annual awards program presented by the Partnership of the Chamber of Commerce Association of Alabama and the Business council of Alabama recognizes the very best in Alabama small business.

The 2019 Alabama Small Business of the Year finalist will be selected from nominations made by local Alabama chambers of commerce. Alabama chambers of commerce will have opportunity to nominate one-member small business for each award category. Awards will be presented in four categories:
Emerging (in business fewer than five years)
Small Business of the Year ( 1-10 employees)
Small Business of the Year (11-50 employees)
Small Business of the Year (51-100 employees).

The nominees will be judged in four categories: community involvement, chamber participation, business success, and overall deservedness.
Interested in reaching our small business audience? The 2019 Alabama Small Business of the Year awards will be held in conjunction with our Annual Meeting on December 6, 2019 at the Harbert Center in Birmingham.

The Alabama Small Business of the Year awards program provides opportunities to be in front of Alabama’s small businesses, chamber executives, entrepreneurs, lawmakers and community leaders.

Step 1- General Information

Complete the following information:

  • Local chamber of commerce making nomination
  • Name of nominated small business
  • Name and title of contact information for person of nominated small business
  • Award category of nomination: Emerging (in
    business fewer than five years), Small Business of
    the Year (1-10 employees), Small Business of the
    Year (11-50 employees), or Small Business of the Year
    (51-100 employees).

    Step 2 – Narrative

    Include each of the four broad category headings
    listed below in your 10 or fewer page, double-spaced,
    single-sided nomination narrative/submission:

1. Leadership and community support: Discuss
how the nominated small business is a leader in
the business community and supports its local
community.
2. Chamber involvement: Discuss how the
nominated small business participates in and has a
leadership role in its local chamber of commerce.
3. Business Success: Discuss the customer growth
and focus, industry awards, program initiatives
or other reasons for the success of the nominated
small business.
4. Overall Deservedness: Discuss why the small
business you are nominating should be named the
2018 Small Business of the Year.

Submissions for the 2019 awards are due by
5:00 p.m. CDT on September 30, 2019 to
JeremyArthur, President and CEO, Chamber of Commerce
Association of Alabama, at jarthur@bcatoday.org.

Details

Date:
December 6
Time:
11:00 am - 1:30 pm

Venue

AL United States + Google Map