Small Business of the Year Awards
2020 SMALL BUSINESS OF THE YEAR AWARDS
Now, more than ever we are calling upon Boston to praise, promote, support and honor small businesses in our region.
Small businesses are the engine behind our region's economy. According to the Small Business Administration's most recent profile, small businesses account for 99.5% of all Massachusetts businesses and employ 1.5 million people. For over 35 years, the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce has recognized the vital contributions, economic impact, and cultural influence of small businesses.
Your business could be among past winners such as Life is Good, Stacy's Pita Chips, Zipcar, Harpoon Brewery, Boston Harbor Cruises, and many more!
INNOVATION & GROWTH
A business that has developed or utilized technology and practices to innovate and accelerate its growth.
A business that exemplifies the Chamber’s mission of making Greater Boston the best place for people and businesses to thrive of through a strong and supportive workplace culture.
A business that demonstrates a commitment to enhancing the future of the Greater Boston community through a focus on social impact.
DIVERSITY & INCLUSION
A business that values and prioritizes diversity and inclusion across the organization.
An executive who demonstrates exemplary leadership that has made a tangible, positive difference within their organization.
A small business owner or incubator working to strengthen and advocate for the small business community.
- A for-profit business based in Greater Boston with less than 500 employees.
- Chamber members and non-members are eligible to receive an award.
- Past honorees are ineligible.