Nominations sought for the annual small business mayor’s awards 2020
The Maui Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce that nominations are now accepted for the Annual Mayor’s Awards for Small Business in 2020. All nominees and winners will be honored at a virtual event taking place on Tuesday, November 24. 6.30 p.m. to 8.30 p.m. .
The Mayor’s Small Business Awards recognize outstanding businesses in our community that have 100 or fewer employees and have held a Hawaii General Excise Tax License for no less than two years. Other criteria include the demonstration of corporate leadership in a changing economic environment, the creation of a quality working environment for their employees, the presentation of the Aloha spirit and exemplary customer service, development partnerships with other sectors of the community, demonstrating other outstanding qualities or traits and what the business possesses. made to survive during COVID-19.
This year’s event includes the following six award categories:
- Outstanding Small Business of the Year (10 employees or less)
- Outstanding Small Business of the Year (11 to 39 employees)
- Outstanding Small Business of the Year (40 to 100 employees)
- Exceptional non-profit company (100 employees or less)
- Young SME of the year (under 40 on November 24, 2020)
- Lifetime Achievement Award (for anyone doing business in MauiCounty for over 20 years, with up to 100 employees)
Completed applications must be received by email at [email protected] no later than 4:00 p.m. Wednesday, November 4, 2020. Only registrations received on or before the deadline will be considered. Submissions must include the nomination form, the nomination criteria narrative form, a typed letter of recommendation from another source, a high resolution digital photograph (minimum 300 dpi) of the candidate and a 30 second video of the candidate, of his team or company and / and their products and services (sent by e-mail in mp4 video format). No self-nominations or nominations from Maui County employees or the Maui Chamber of Commerce will be accepted. An individual or a company can only be nominated in one category per year.
Nomination forms are available online at www.mauichamber.com.