Excellence Awards  

Small Business Person 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.

Small Business Person of the Year Nominee must:

  • Have between 1 – 100 employees.
  • Be able to provide four-full years of revenue.
  • Be independently owned and operated.
  • Be the Founder, Owner, CEO or President of a company(ies).
  • Demonstrate positive social and/or economic impact on the region.
  • Exemplify civic community leadership role.

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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.