Prince William Chamber of Commerce

2018 Business Awards

The nominations for the 2018 Business Awards are now closed. Congratulations to all of the nominees!

2018 Categories & Criteria 

(Winners to be announced at the Business Awards Dinner on Wednesday, February 28, 2018—All Nominees will also be honored at that time) 

  • Excellence in Small Business (1-10 Employees)

Awarded to a member business that displays overall outstanding contributions to the Chamber and/or to the business community—please list contributions, business growth, success story or something they’re most proud of on nomination form

 

  • Business Excellence (11 + Employees)

Awarded to a member business of at least 11 employees or more that displays overall outstanding contributions to the Chamber and/or to the business community—please list contributions, business growth, success story or something they’re most proud of on nomination form

 

  • Emerging Business of the Year

Awarded to a business that has been in business at least 1 and no more than 2 years, and has made outstanding contributions to the Chamber and local community. The number of employees is not significant.

 

  • Innovative Practice or Partnership of the Year

Awarded to a member business, not-for-profit organization or government entity which has demonstrated outstanding vision and groundbreaking solutions in the last year. May also be awarded green practices or for the establishment of a unique partnership resulting in an innovative program or service.

 

  • Community Outreach Award

Awarded to a for-profit member business in recognition for their outstanding support of the community, and not-for-profit organizations, through volunteer hours, in-kind goods and services, philanthropic support and corporate policy that stipulates and encourages community involvement.

 

2018 Industry Awards Categories

  • Excellence in Hospitality & Tourism Award

Awarded to a member business or individual that contributes to the local quality of life and/or tourism industry through outstanding customer service, unique consumer experiences and contributions to the local community. Please include a testimonial from a customer.

 

  • Excellence in F/I/RE Award

Awarded to a member business that displays outstanding professional services to their clients in the arenas of Finance, Insurance and/or Real Estate; contributions to the community may be considered. Please include a testimonial from a client.

 

  • Tech Company of the Year

Awarded to a member business that displays outstanding contributions in the areas of science, technology or STEM education; contributions to the local community may be considered—please list contributions on nomination form.

 

Agnes L. Colgan Community Service Awards 

  • Agnes L. Colgan Community Service Awards

Awarded to 2 not-for-profit organizations making a demonstrable positive contribution to the quality of life in the Greater Prince William region. Each award is accompanied by a check for $1,000 to continue the winner’s work.  May apply in one of two categories: Arts & Education or Health & Human Services.[/toggle]

The Prince William Chamber Business Awards are held annually to honor the best of local businesses. Awards recognize excellence in business, innovative practices, outstanding contributions to the community and organizations that stand out among their peers. Industry-Specific Awards rotate on an annual basis, shining the spotlight on members in varying industry sectors.   Categories & Criteria 2018

Make plans to join us for this very special awards dinner! 

When: Wednesday, February 28 // 6-9 p.m.

Where: Hylton Performing Arts Center, Manassas

Featuring Special Guest: JJennifer Nycz-Conner, Editor-at-Large, Washington Business Journal (@JenConner)

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2017 Business Awards Highlights:

2017 Award Winners // Ceremony Photos 

2016 Excellence in Business Awards Highlights:

2016 Award Winners // Ceremony Photos

2015 Excellence in Business Awards Highlights:

2015 Award Winners // Ceremony Photos

2014 Excellence in Business Awards Highlights:

2014 Award Winners // Ceremony Photos

2013 Excellence in Business Awards Highlights:

2013 Award Winners // Ceremony Photos

2012 Excellence in Business Awards Highlights:

2012 Award Winners // Ceremony Photos

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