Small Business Person of the Year, Champion awardees to be honored Thursday at Vermont SBA event
Vermont’s 2012 Small Business Person of the Year Chach Curtis, CEO of Draker and Champion Award recipients will receive local honors at a gala event sponsored by the U.S. Small Business Administration and Vermont Business Magazine.
Additional award recipients will include:
Small Business Exporter, Joel Melnick, President of Nathaniel Group, Inc., Vergennes;
Vermont Microenterprise, Andrew Boutin, General Manager of Pellergy, LLC, Montpelier;
Family-Owned Small Business, James Mount and Karen Mount, Owners of Westaff, Burlington;
Financial Services Champion, Vermont Economic Development Authority, Montpelier;
Community/Rural Lender of the Year, Passumpsic Savings Bank, St. Johnsbury;
Special Award for Disaster Assistance, Linda Rossi, Associate State Director of the Vermont Small Business Development Center, Randolph Center;
Women in Business Champion, Sarah Spencer, Founder/President of Got Clicks? Richmond;
Volunteer Perseverance Award, Laura Sibilia, East Dover;
Business Perseverance Award, William Mattewson, Owner of Heatech, Inc., White River Junction;
and Home-Based Business Champion of the Year, Simeon Geigel of Champlain Valley Office of Economic Opportunity, Micro Business Development Program, Burlington.
WHEN: Thursday, June 14, 4:00 to 7:00 p.m.
WHERE: Shelburne Farms Coach Barn, Shelburne, Vermont.
DIRECTIONS: To find directions, click here: Coach Barn.