Contenders

Small Business of the Year 1-15 Employees

Aomco Office Furniture Installation, Inc.
Cherokee Hills Painting Company
Collage Designer Consignment
Diamond Studios
Dreamcakes Bakery
Grandview Financial Group LLC
JTI Companies, Inc.
Kelley & Mullis Wealth Management
Latino News
Michael Golden CPA, P.C.
Reed Books
Spec 9 Contract Flooring


Small Business of the Year 16-50 Employees

Apex Valet Inc
Banc Statements, Inc.
Changing Spaces Moving Inc
Dorothy McDaniels Flower Market
First Partners Bank
Iron Tribe Fitness
Reliance Financial Group
Sain Engineering and Associates Inc
Shannon Waltchack
Vision Security Technologies
Wise Environmental Solutions


Small Business of the Year 51-250 Employees

Atlas RFID solutions, llc
Bruno Event Team
Corporate Facilities Management
Daxko
McCorquodale Transfer
SPOC Automation
Two Maids & A Mop


Dr. A.G. Gaston Minority or Woman Owned Emerging Business of the Year

Cheeriodicals
Darkness To Light Films
KC Projects
Kirk.Drennan, PC
Markham Bailey
NowVison Eye Care
Q And Aid Research Institute
Rivera Communications (La Jefa 98.3 FM & Juan 1500 AM)
Sister Golf
Sustain
The Chandler Group, LLC
The Joe Lockett Show/ H2G Husbands
Watts Commercial Investments


International Trade Excellence Award

Alignment Simple Solutions, LLC
Creative Concepts
Earthborn Studios, Inc. Sealing Equipment Products Co. Inc. (SEPCO)

 

 

Non Profit of the Year,
Less than $500,000

aTeam Ministries
Hand N Paw
Maranathan Academy
On River Time
Prescott House Child Advocacy Center
Special Equestrians, Inc.
Together Assisting People (TAP)
YouthServe Birmingham


Non Profit of the Year,
More than $500,000

A.G. Gaston Boys & Girls Club
Alabama Ballet
Birmingham Children's Theatre
Kid One Transport System
Oasis Counseling for Women and Children
Pathways
The Arc of Jefferson County
The Women's Fund
Triumph Services


Emerging Business of the Year

Boundary Stone Financial
Diamond Fortress Technologies, Inc
Expedia cruiseshipscenters
Girl Friday Concierge
Knight Eady Sports Group
Lambert Record Center
RichGood Gourmet (Icebox Coffee)
Streamline CXO
The Heavenly Donut Company


Technology / Biotechnology Business of the Year

Atherotech
HospiceLink
MedSnap, LLC
Proctor U


Young Professional of the Year

Abby Sanders -Regus
Chanel Fort - Education Corporation of America (parent company for Virginia College)
Clayton Mobley - Spartan Value Investors
Edward Butler
Jason Holland - ServisFirst Bank
JeFreda Brown - Goshen
Jessica Findley - Findley Enterprises LLC
Jonathan Handey - Eco Three, LLC
Katrina Watson - Oasis Counseling
Logan Shoaf - BIG Communications
Louise Crow - Peritus PR
Marko R. Requena - Wells Fargo
Tamara V. Hall - Alabama Power Company
Taylor Peake Wyatt - MotionMobs
Theresa De Leon - Rivera Communications