The Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the semifinalists for the 2012 Small Business of the Year Awards to be held on Friday, September 28 at the Tampa Convention Center, presented by Sam’s Club. These awards highlight the impact of small business on the community and celebrate the achievements of the best of the best in Tampa Bay.
Small business awards will be presented in three categories based on the number of employees. Companies are evaluated on operational management, community involvement and ethical business practices. An award will also be presented to the Outstanding Small Business Leader of the Year. The semifinalists for these four awards include:
Adcock Financial Group
Geyen Group South, Inc.
Prime Group Insurance Services, Inc.
Rigatoni Tuscan Oven and Catering
Sun City Center Funeral Home
The Omnia Group
VoltAir Consulting Engineers, LLC
WestChase Veterinary Center
Catering by the Family, Inc.
First Class Moving Systems, Inc.
The Staffing Resource Group
GLE Associates, Inc.
The Fountain Group
Turning Point of Tampa
Visual Awareness Technologies & Consultants, Inc.
Williams Schifino Mangione & Steady, P.A.
Outstanding Leader Finalists:
Jamie Harden, Creative Sign Designs
Valerie Harwell, The Omnia Group
Kevin Hourigan, Bayshore Solutions
The winners will be announced at the event on September 28. For more details on the Small Business of the Year Awards, please visit www.tampachamber.com.