The Florida SBDC at Florida Gulf Coast University is inviting the public to nominate their favorite Southwest Florida business for the 2019 Distinguished Entrepreneur Award of Southwest Florida.
The annual award celebrates Southwest Florida business owners who have overcome obstacles, discovered new technologies to help grow their business or dedicated themselves to helping other small businesses through mentorship and civic leadership. Self-nominations are permitted.
Awards include Distinguished Entrepreneur, Distinguished Small Business Advocate, and Distinguished Innovator of the Year. Nomination forms are available here. Nominations close Feb. 28.
This year marks the eighth annual celebration of this event, supported by Hallmark sponsor Markham Norton Mosteller Wright & Co.