The Chamber of Commerce of Huntsville/Madison County’s annual Small Business Awards Celebration was held Friday night to celebrate outstanding companies, nonprofits and young professionals in the community.
The event, which is one of the Chamber’s largest, marked 30 years of honoring individuals and businesses for their contributions to the area. More than 800 small businesses, entrepreneurs, nonprofits and leaders came together for the Black Tie Affair at the Von Braun Center.
Supported by presenting sponsor Redstone Federal Credit Union, this year’s anniversary gala included a more defined list of contenders, a new presentation format and fresh categories. Here is the list of winners:
Young Professional Award of the Year
Dr. Laurentis Barnett
Nonprofit of the Year
Still Serving Veterans
Small Business of the Year, 51-250 Employees
Small Business of the Year, Business/Professional Services, 1-50 Employees
Secure Destruction Service
Small Business of the Year, Technology Services, 1-50 Employees
Small Business of the Year, Manufacturing, 1-50 Employees
Emerging Business of the Year
Small Business of the Year, Government Contractor, Business & Professional Services, 1-50 Employees
Small Business of the Year, Government Contractor, Technology Services, 1-50 Employees
Russell G. Brown Executive Leadership Award of the Year
Jeff Gronberg of deciBel
September 11, 2015 at 9:00 p.m.