Business Awards Luncheon

Business Awards Nomination

Submit your Nomination

To nominate someone for the St. Cloud Area Chamber of Commerce Small Business Awards, complete the form below.

If you have questions, call the St. Cloud Area Chamber of Commerce at 320-251-2940.  Nominations should be received on or before January 8, 2024. Nominations are reviewed by the selection committee and recipients are announced in April of 2024. Recipients must be members of the St. Cloud Area Chamber of Commerce.

Business Awards Nomination

Contact name at business:(Required)
Address of Business:
Your Name(Required)

Award Categories

  • Small Business of the Year: Individuals who have owned and operated or bear principal responsibility for operating a small business for at least 10 years.
  • Entrepreneurial Success Award: Individuals who own or operate a business that was launched as a ‘small business’ by SBA size standards, but has since developed and grown into a large business.
  • Family Owned Business: A family owned and operated business which has been passed from one generation to another. Nominees must also serve as a majority owner and operator or bear principal responsibility for operating the business with at least a 15 year track record.
  • Women in Business Champion: Individuals who have fulfilled a commitment to the advancement of women’s business ownership or the advancement of women in business and the professions may be nominated. Nominees may or may not be small business owners.
  • Emerging Entrepreneur: Individuals who have owned and operated or bear principal responsibility for operating a small business for less than 10 years. There is no age criteria for this award, but the nominee must be engaged in his or her first experience of business ownership; special emphasis is placed on innovation and use of technology to grow the business.
Award Category(Required)
Please provide us with some examples as to why you think this individual or business should be recognized by Business Central Magazine and the St. Cloud Area Chamber of Commerce.