The Crowns of Enterprise Awards recognize and honor small businesses that demonstrate exemplary leadership and sound business strategies. We strive to acknowledge and display the hard work and resilient efforts of our local small businesses, illustrating the positive footprint and economic impact they have on our community. The program nurtures relationship building between businesses, officials and government agencies.
During the awards ceremony, we honored one outstanding business in each of the following categories:
Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) of the Year
Woman Business Enterprise (WBE) of the Year
Small Business Enterprise (SBE) of the Year
Prime Contractor of the Year
Diversity Advocate of the Year
Each award winner received a 2017 Crowns of Enterprise Award, publicity on the City of Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, and Charlotte Business Resources websites and community visibility through numerous social media vehicles.