MONTPELIER, Vt. – The Small Business Administration Vermont District Office is accepting nominations for its annual small business awards.
The SBA has recognized the outstanding achievements of America’s small businesses since 1963 for their contributions to local communities and to the nation’s economy.
Past SBA Vermont award recipients, include Vermont Teddy Bear Company and Ben and Jerry’s.
The awards are as follows:
• Small Business Person of the Year
• Exporting Small Business of the Year
• Family-Owned Small Business of the Year
• Veteran-Owned Small Business of the Year
• Woman-Owned Small Business of the Year
• Minority-Owned Small Business of the Year
• Young Entrepreneur of the Year
• Micro-Enterprise of the Year
• Entrepreneurial Success
To nominate a business for a specific award, email firstname.lastname@example.org. Businesses may self-nominate. Deadline for submission is Dec. 15, 2013.
For more information, call 802-828-4422 Ext. 215.