In celebration of Charlotte’s
Small Business Month, the City of Charlotte and MecklenburgCounty are now accepting nominations for
the 2014 Charlotte-Mecklenburg Crowns of Enterprise Awards, which recognize small businesses demonstrating "exemplary
leadership and sound business strategies."
There are three categories: Small Business Enterprise of the Year, Minority Business Enterprise
of the Year, and Woman Business Enterprise of the Year.
Businesses interested in being considered should submit a
nomination by 5 p.m. on Monday, March 17. The city encourages you to self-nominate as well.
For more Crowns of Enterprise information or to download the
nomination form, click here.
Submit the completed application -- including the signature page -- via mail, email or fax.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Crowns of Enterprise Awards
Attention: Krystle Hampton
600 East Trade Street, Suite 300
For email: CrownsOfEnterprise@charlottenc.gov
For fax: 704-336-7944
businesses applying must be headquartered in the Charlotte
Combined Statistical Area (CSA*), which includes the following counties: Anson, Cabarrus, Gaston, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Rowan, Union, Cleveland, Iredell, Stanly, York, Chester and Lancaster.
Past winners are ineligible for nomination for until five
years from their award year.