We are closing in on the 2011 Small Business of the Year Awards! This is a very exciting time for our finalists who have completed their judging process and are looking forward to the highly anticipated banquet on Friday, September 16th. We already are expecting over 800 attendees. Interested in participating next year? Nominations start every year in January and you can either nominate your own company or have someone nominate on your behalf. Your company must be in business for at least three years, have between 5-250 employees and headquartered in Hillsborough County, Pinellas or Pasco county. If you are not a Tampa Chamber member, then your headquarters must be in Hillsborough County. The Small Business of the Year Awards has been recognized and received excellence awards by the ACCE (American Chamber of Commerce Executives) for consecutive years. Join us for the most exciting and prestigious awards for small businesses in Tampa Bay! For more information, you can email [email protected] or call (813) 276-9402.