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    April 19, 2011

    Small Business Excellence Award finalists announced

    Congratulations to the 2011 Small Business Excellence Award finalists, presented by PNC Bank. Join us in celebrating the innovation and accomplishments found within these top companies at our annual awards ceremony, Tuesday, May 24 at the Millennium Hotel downtown. Enjoy lunch, network with your peers and business partners and hear from sought-after motivational speaker and president of Sagestone Partners, Erin Schreyer, about leveraging your “leadership lens.”

    The Chamber takes pride in hosting these awards each year as small businesses provide such economic growth for the region. It’s a celebration of those companies who, although small, are willing to dream big.

    2011 Small Business Excellence Award Finalists

    Small Business of the Year - 1 to 50 employees

    • Abstract Displays
    • Apollo Heating Cooling and Plumbing
    • APTech Group Inc.
    • Infintech
    • Partner Professional Staffing
    • Richardson and Associates

    Small Business of the Year - 51 to 250 employees

    • A Caring Choice
    • BSI Engineering
    • Innovative Labeling Solutions
    • Pegasus Technical Services
    • trustaff

    Emerging Business of the Year

    • MN8
    • Traction

    Minority Business of the Year

    • The Che International Group LLC
    • Deerfield Insurance Group
    • Pep

    Nonprofit of the Year

    • Camp Joy
    • The Children’s Home of Cincinnati
    • The Cincinnati Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired
    • Cincinnati Youth Collaborative
    • Greater Cincinnati Health Council

    Community Involvement Award

    • Abstract Displays
    • ProSource
    • World Pac Paper

    10 Under 10 Winners (recognized as a group)

    • Capital Logic LLC
    • Easley Blessed Photography
    • Heritage Hall & Banquet Center
    • J.T. Clark & Associates Inc.
    • Kunimara Mitchell & Company CPA
    • LARarterman Associates
    • Munoz Brandz
    • SOHOsushi
    • Worldwide Graphics & Sign Company

    Small Business Excellence Awards Luncheon

    May 24, 2011


    Registration & Networking: 11:00 AM

    Lunch & Awards Program: 11:30 PM – 1:30 PM

    Register online by May 20 or call 513.579.3111. 

    For more information on these awards, please contact Laurie Brinkman at or 513.686.2945.

    Presenting sponsor:

    Excellence sponsors:
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    Media sponsor:
    Business Courier

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