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Chamber names finalists for EPIC Awards

September 14, 2017
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The Grand Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce has announced 20 finalists for its annual awards celebrating businesses and entrepreneurs.

The chamber said yesterday it has chosen the finalists for its 2017 EPIC Awards, which honor entrepreneurial, progressive, innovative and collaborative efforts in West Michigan.

Each award category recognizes businesses or individuals who are leading the way in growth and innovation, strengthening the business community, enabling collaboration and connections, and accomplishing “incredible endeavors” with their focus on the future, the chamber said.

Winners will be announced during the 2017 EPIC Awards ceremony from 5:30-8 p.m. on Oct. 18 at 20 Monroe Live, at 11 Ottawa Ave. NW.

Tickets, available online, are $60 for chamber members and $80 for non-members, with late registration starting Oct. 11.

EPIC Award finalists

Excellence in Business

Lake Michigan Credit Union

Sun Title

Small Business of the Year




Nonprofit of the Year

Degage Ministries

Exodus Place

Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids

Women-Owned Business of the Year

HR Collaborative

Lindo Mexico

Mixed Staffing

Minority-Owned Business of the Year

Direct Primary Care of West Michigan

Discovering Michigan

Preferred Construction Group

Veteran-Owned Business of the Year

Action Point Financial

DK Security

Elevator Service

Young Entrepreneur of the Year

COM 616

Posh Petals

Symposia Labs

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