Excellence Awards  

Family-Owned Business of the Year

All Excellence Awards nominees must:

  • Be headquartered in the Chamber’s 11-county Greater Philadelphia footprint (Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery and Philadelphia in PA; Burlington, Camden, Gloucester, Mercer and Salem in NJ; and New Castle, DE).
  • Have not have won an Excellence Award in the last five years.
  • Excel in an individual category criteria outlined below.

Family-Owned Business of the Year nominee must:

  • Have between 1 – 1000 employees.
  • Be able to provide four-full years of revenue.
  • Be a second-generation (or older) family-owned company where executive leadership has been passed from one generation to another.
  • Demonstrate excellence in their industry.
  • Share company’s story/history and highlight the impact of most-recent generation.
  • Provide three (3) reasons as to why company will still be thriving through next generation.

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Note: The more detailed your nomination, the more information the committee will have to judge your nominee's merit. Nominees may be contacted if additional information is required.