Nominations Sought For LEADS Small Business Award

Posted On July 09, 2014

Press release from Southeast Indiana Small Business Development Center

isbdc-logo(New Albany, Ind.) – The Southeast Indiana Small Business Development Center (Southeast ISBDC) is accepting nominations for the 3rd Annual Leadership & Entrepreneurial Awards Day of Southern Indiana, or LEADS Indiana.  Nominate a small business owner or growing entrepreneur in your network.  Nominations are accepted online via a very short online form.  For more information on the event, to nominate or for nomination criteria, visit www.leadsindiana.com or call the ISBDC at (812) 952-9765.  The deadline for nominations is 9/1/14.

Nominations are open for eleven awards categories:   Small Business Owner of the Year, Small Business Exporter of the Year, Young Entrepreneur of the Year, FranNet Franchisee of the Year, Women Owned Business of the Year, Family-Owned Business of the Year, Minority Owned Business of the Year,  Veteran Owned Business of the Year, Capital Infusion Champion of the Year,  Small Business Champion of the Year, Diversity Champion of the Year, and Entrepreneurial Community of the Year.

Individuals and organizations are encouraged to nominate those they feel best exemplify success and leadership in the small business sector. Winners of the LEADS Indiana awards will be announced at the Awards Luncheon held in November and nominating partners will be recognized at the event.

About the ISBDC: The mission of the Southeast Indiana Small Business Development Center is to have a positive and measurable impact on the formation, growth, and sustainability of small businesses and develop strong entrepreneurial communities in the Southeast Indiana region.