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Governor Baker to help Honor Massachusetts SBA’s Entrepreneurs of the Year and Kick-off National Small Business Week

Advisory Number: 
15-21
Contact: 
Norman Eng 617-565-8510

FRAMINGHAM – Every year since 1963, the President of the United States has issued a proclamation announcing National Small Business Week, which recognizes the critical contributions of America’s entrepreneurs and small business owners. 

This year, the annual awards ceremony in Massachusetts is hosted by SCORE Worcester Chapter, Boston Chapter and SBA Massachusetts. For more information, please visit: www.sba.gov/nsbw

 

Media Invited to Attend

 

Where: 

Sheraton Framingham
1657 Worcester Road
Framingham, MA  01701

When: 

Monday, May 4, 2015
11:00am – 2:00pm

 

 

AWARD LIST:

 

Small Business Person of the Year: 

Todd Snopkowski - Snapchef

BOSTON

 

Jeffrey Butland Family-Owned Small Business of the Year: 

Elaine J. Boone - PTS Truck-Trailer-Construction Equipment Supply

PALMER

 

Minority-Owned Small Business of the Year: 

Michael Chege & Raphael Bibiu - Ace Medical Services, Inc.

WORCESTER

 

Woman-Owned Small Business of the Year:

Debra Heims - H&S Environmental, Inc.

WESTBOROUGH

 

Microenterprise Business of the Year:

Matthew & Tina Phaneuf - BioSurfaces, Inc.

ASHLAND

 

Region 1 Prime Contractor of the Year:

Arthur Mabbett - Mabbett & Associates, Inc.

BEDFORD

 

Massachusetts & New England SBA Small Business Exporter of the Year: 

Lester Hensley & Bashar Moussallieh - EMSEAL Joint Systems Ltd.

WESTBOROUGH

 

Massachusetts & New England SBA Financial Services Champion:

Mary Katherine Mansfield - Bay Colony Development Corporation

WALTHAM

 

Massachusetts & New England SBA Small Business Development Center Excellence and Innovation Award: 

Massachusetts Small Business Development Center, Berkshire Regional Office

PITTSFIELD

 

Massachusetts & New England SBA 8(a) Graduate of the Year: 

Hector Sanchez - P&S Construction, Inc.

CHELMSFORD

 

Massachusetts SBA District Director Award:

Robert J. Viamari - Cape & Plymouth Business Magazine

YARMOUTH PORT

 

 

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