We are thrilled to announce that Kidding Close to Media’s Editor-in-Chief and Operator, Bethany Winston, is the receiver of the 2022 Entrepreneurial Results Award, which acknowledges the power of small organizations to use innovation to produce employment and extend their enterprise model. It was sponsored by Forum Positive aspects.
The award ceremony was hosted by CommunityWorks and the Greenville Chamber at the Greenville Hyatt downtown. It was the sixth once-a-year Excellence in Entrepreneurship Little Company Awards. The awards, apart from for the My Favored Compact Enterprise Award, were selected by an qualified panel from a checklist of nominations.
All of us at Kidding All around Media are so pleased to rejoice this major win for our boss. She is a joy to operate for and all of us are often stunned at her entrepreneurial spirit and enterprise savvy as effectively as her determination to serving other modest companies in our neighborhood group and showcasing the very best of the Upstate.
A Evening of Celebration for Tiny Enterprises
There have been 7 award winners in whole (all girls, by the way!) and we sincerely congratulate every one one particular of them for their outstanding accomplishments:
The Youthful Entrepreneur of the Year, sponsored by Furman Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, honors youthful business house owners who incorporate their feeling of local community, today’s technology, and innovative business enterprise products to make some of Greenville’s most exclusive compact organizations. The Younger Entrepreneur of the Yr award was offered to Ashton Backlink, Owner of 613 Boutique.
The Minority-Owned Enterprise of the 12 months, sponsored by NHE, Inc., honors these who dedicate to creating communities as perfectly as their businesses and strives to provide as leaders and visionaries to produce improve. The Minority-Owned Modest Organization of the Yr Award was introduced to Suga Pie Honeybun, and accepted by Proprietor, Ebony Sullivan.
The Female-Owned Small business of the Calendar year, sponsored by Innovative Builders, honors a girl entrepreneur who has skilled the benefits and difficulties of owning a small business. This award was offered to Fantastic Kid Academy, accepted by the Founder and Director, Ashley Wilkins.
The Little Company Winner Award, sponsored by Greenville Technical Higher education, is offered to a organization that fulfills a dedication to serve little enterprises and business owners by innovative companies and assist. This year’s Little Business enterprise Winner Award winner is Off the Grid Greenville, approved by Founder, Jackie Brooker.
The Enterprise Resilience Award, sponsored by South Carolina Technologies & Aviation Center, is new, given to a enterprise that has revealed resiliency by means of the attempting situations of COVID-19. This year’s winner is Dance Without Limits, acknowledged by Owner, Beth Bradley.
The My Preferred Smaller Enterprise Award, sponsored by Piedmont Organic Gas, is a people’s selection award that gives neighbors a prospect to exhibit their guidance of their favorite tiny organization by voting for a enterprise they believe that ought to be identified. This year’s award receiver is Todem Manufacturers, recognized by Founder and Main Manufacturer Leader, Rhem Galloway.