SmALL Business LEader Awards
Congratulations on your nomination for the 2014 Columbus Chamber Small Business Awards!
These prestigious awards, which are presented by the Columbus Chamber and our Small Business Council, include the Small Business Leader Award, presented to an individual for leadership excellence, and the Small Business Award of Excellence, which recognizes, among other things, growth and community contributions.
To be fully considered for the award, please provide detailed information about your company through our online application process. All information provided will be held in the strictest confidence by the Columbus Chamber and the judges.
Small Business Leader Award
Small Business Award of Excellence Application
The registration form is in a user-friendly PDF format. Type or paste your answers in the boxes provided, and print or email the application for submission. NOTE: A full version of Adobe Acrobat is needed in order to save your work periodically and return to complete it at a later time.
To be included in the final consideration of this award, your completed application must reach the Columbus Chamber no later than 5 p.m., Friday, November 8, 2013. Finalists will be announced in December, and recipients will be recognized at the Chamber’s Annual Meeting Feb. 5, 2014 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center’s Battelle Grand ballroom.
Mail or email your application to:
Somers L. Martin
Director, Business Development Services
150 South Front Street, Suite 200, Columbus, Ohio 43215
Business size standards to qualify as a small business are set by industry and based on the average number of employees for the preceding 12 months or on sales volume average over a three-year period. These standards are available through the Small Business Administration website: http://www.sba.gov.
Membership in the Columbus Chamber is not required to apply or to be selected as a recipient.