Nominate your favorite WV small business for SBA awards

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is accepting nominations for its 2020 National and District Small Business Week Awards, including the annual Small Business Person of the Year.

District Awards are:

  • WV Rural-Owned Small Business of the Year                            
  • WV Veteran-Owned Small Business of the Year
  • WV Family-Owned Small Business of the Year                          
  • WV Woman-Owned Small Business of the Year
  • WV Encore-Owned Small Business of the Year                         
  • WV Minority-Owned Small Business of the Year
  • WV Young Entrepreneur Small Business of the Year
  • The National Awards are Small Business Person of the Year and Small Business Exporter of the Year.

    All nominations must be submitted no later than 3 p.m. EST, Jan. 7, 2020. Nomination packages must be hand delivered or mailed to the nearest SBA Office. For more information, visit www.sba.gov/wv or contact Nikki Bowmar at or 304-623-7445.