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SBA Names 2014 District Small Business Person of the Year, Small Business Champions

Release Date: 
Thursday, April 10, 2014
Release Number: 
2014-04-02
Contact: 
Valerie Nguyen (713) 773-6516

 

SBA Names 2014 District Small Business Person

of the Year, Small Business Champions

Winners will be honored during June 12th luncheon

                                                                 

HOUSTON—The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has named Dr. Nawab Baloch the 2014 Houston District Small Business Person of the Year.  Dr. Baloch is President and CEO of Clinical Trial Network, a clinical research company.  His company employs over 100 people with sales in excess of $2.4 million. 

           

“Dr. Nawab Baloch is being honored for his achievements as a successful entrepreneur whose innovation and determination have helped boost the economy of our state and contributed to our nation’s economic growth.  We look forward to honoring him and the Houston District champion award winners during the Small Business Awards Luncheon,” said Manuel Gonzalez, SBA Houston district director. 

 

The Houston District Small Business Awards Luncheon, sponsored by SCORE Houston will be held at the JW Marriott Houston on June 12, 2014.  The event will kick off with two workshops before the luncheon.  For more information about the luncheon, visit www.scorehouston.org  or call SCORE at (713) 485-6565.

 

The 2014 Houston District Small Business Award winners:

Family-Owned Small Business of the Year

Scott Hatcher

M & D Supply, Inc.

 

Women in Business Champion of the Year

Patricia Vice

Texas Security Shredding

 

Financial Services Champion of the Year

Bruce Hurta     

Members Choice Credit Union

 

Veteran Small Business Champion of the Year

Martin G. Meyer

B. Meyer Bookkeeping Solutions, LLC

 

Minority Small Business Champion of the Year

Abe Gonzalez

RPC Global, Inc.

 

Entrepreneurial Success Award

Kathleen D. & Robert B. McMordie

Texas Swim Academy

 

Young Entrepreneur of the Year

Carrie Reese

Advanced Piping Products

 

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