The DeKalb Chamber of Commerce is hosting its third annual APEX Awards celebrating the 2014 Business of the Year and the 2014 Small Business Champion of the Year. Organizations are honored for exemplary standards in business development, employee programs, business innovation, contribution to DeKalb County and the Metro Atlanta Region.
Research continually shows that the small business sector produces the lion’s share of jobs in this country. In addition, the small business and non-profit communities play a significant role in innovation and advances in product and service development leading to improvements in how we conduct business, serve our communities and maintain high qualities of life.
Nominate a client, a vendor or your own business for the DeKalb Chamber’s 2014 Small Business of the Year (one each per firm, based on 1M-5M, 5M-10M, 10M-20M), 2014 Emerging Business of the Year, Youth Initiative Award, Small Business Advocacy Award, and Community Workforce Award.
All nominees must submit a completed application packet by July 18, 2014 – Click here to download application form.
An event where DeKalb Chamber of Commerce organizations are honored for exemplary standards in business development, employee programs, business innovation, contribution to DeKalb County and Metro Atlanta Region. Four awards are presented, Small Business (less than 50 employees), Small Business (51 to 99), Small Business (100+) and Non-Profit of the Year. The event also provides chamber members and members of the business and non-profit communities a diverse atmosphere to gather and exchange business solutions and leads while socializing in a relaxed environment
Awards will be presented in the following annual revenue categories:
- Less than $1 million
- $1 million to $5 million
- $5 million to $10 million
- $10 million to $20 million
- Emerging Business (Less than three years in business. Revenue figures don’t apply)