The Greater Brandon Chamber of Commerce on Oct 18 wil host the 2012 Small Business of the Year Awards Gala at which time the winners in five categories from among 15 finalists will be named.
The finalists were selected from among 25 semifinalists. (See chart below.)
Anonymous and self-nominations were accepted for the awards program. The awards recognize and honor small businesses “that have demonstrated leadership, positive growth and development, creativity and integrity in operating a business, as well as a commitment to community services."
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The Small Business of the Year Awards presentation is scheduled for Oct. 18 at the Sheraton Tampa East Hotel, at 10221 Princess Palm Ave. in Tampa.
For more information, contact Laura Cook at 813-689-1221, ext. 8846. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Or, Crystal Colegrove, extension 8824. Email: email@example.com.
The Greater Brandon Chamber of Commerce is at 330 Pauls Drive.
2012 SMALL BUSINESS OF THE YEAR AWARD FINALISTSONE-TO-FIVE EMPLOYEESCommunity Insurance Group SemifinalistIvey Carpet and FlooringFinalistMary and Martha House / Second Hand Rose BoutiqueFinalistMoon Law Group, P.L.FinalistZipperer's Funeral Home SemifinalistSIX-TO-15 EMPLOYEESACE Heating & CoolingFinalistApplied Sciences Consulting SemifinalistBivins & Hemenway, P.A.FinalistCOX ElectricFinalistGriffin & Associates, P.A. SemifinalistAT LEAST 16 EMPLOYEESBay Life Academy SemifinalistBeef 'O' Brady's "The Original" (Kings Avenue)FinalistDelaney Creek Lodge SemifinalistEd Morse Cadillac of BrandonFinalistThe Rack Sushi Bar and Billiards LoungeFinalistHOME-BASED BUSINESSESDynamic Painting Semifinalist Flair Etcetera SemifinalistION Apparel & Advertising SpecialtiesFinalistMorningstar ElectricFinalistYard Guards on DoodyFinalistMINORITY OR WOMEN-OWNED BUSINESSESA Touch of WellnessFinalistJulie's Walk-In Closet Semifinalist Level Hair Studio SemifinalistThe Waiting Game Publication FinalistTutoring ClubFinalist