Chamber searches for the EPIC
Who in Grand Rapids is truly EPIC?
That’s what the Grand Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce is hoping nominations will discover for this year’s annual EPIC Awards.
The chamber awards recognize individual and business excellence across several categories: entrepreneurial, progressive, innovative and collaborative.
Nominations for the awards below will be closed at 5 p.m. on Jan. 31.
Excellence in Business: nominees must be for profit or nonprofit organizations with more than 50 employees
Small Business of the Year: nominees must be for-profit organizations with 50 or fewer employees
Young Entrepreneur of the Year: nominees must be business owners age 35 or younger
Minority-owned Business of the Year: nominees must be at least 51 percent minority owned
Woman-owned Business of the Year: nominees must be at least 51 percent woman owned
Nonprofit of the Year: nominees must be nonprofit organizations with 50 or fewer employees
The winners will be announced at an awards dinner on May 15 at Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park.
Tickets are $60 for members and $85 for non-members.