Congratulations to the Praetorian Group for winning the 2013 DREAM BIG Small Business of the Year Award, sponsored by Sam's Club. Their hard work and exemplary business practices make them true leaders in the American business community.
Congratulations to Rapoport’s Restaurant Group of Boca Raton, FL, for winning the 2013 Community Excellence Award! We are proud to recognize the success they have achieved and the strong support they received from their employees, customers, and community.
2013 Regional Finalists
|Eastern: Pet$aver Healthy Pet Superstore||Great Lakes: Berks Fire Water Restorations, Inc.|
|Midwest: Superior Service Center||Northwest: Rich Duncan Construction, Inc|
|Southeast: Rapoport's Restaurant Group||Southwest & South Central: Larsen Dye Associates Architects|
|Western: Praetorian Group|
2013 Blue Ribbon Winners
Congratulations to the 2013 Blue Ribbon Small Business Award® winners! These successful small businesses represent the 100 best in American business.
“The Blue Ribbon Award winners show that, even facing uncertainty and economic challenges, small businesses can grow and succeed,” said Thomas J. Donohue, U.S. Chamber president and CEO. “They are America’s economic engine, driving growth and job creation all across this country.”
About the DREAM BIG Small Business of the Year Award
The Awards program, sponsored by Sam's Club, is designed to honor our nation's job creators and recognize their significant contributions as drivers of economic growth. The winner of the DREAM BIG Small Business of the Year Award will receive a $10,000 cash prize courtesy of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.
About the Community Excellence Award
The Community Excellence Award is designed to highlight a business that has found success in the eyes of its community. All Blue Ribbon Award winners were eligible for this award that celebrates a small business' commitment to their community.