Small Business Award Winners To Be Honored

April 13, 2009

Small Business Award winners from the Houston area will be honored on June 10 at the Small Business Week Awards Luncheon at the Power Center, 12401 South Post Oak Rd. John Beddow, publisher of the Houston Business Journal, will be the keynote speaker and the luncheon will be sponsored by Houston SCORE Chapter #37, a resource partner of the SBA and Counselors to America’s Small Businesses. 


“This year marks the 46th annual proclamation of Small Business Week and the U. S. Small Business Administration announced the winners for the Houston District,” said Manuel Gonzalez, SBA Houston District Director.  The Small Business Week award winners are as follows: 


Small Business Person: Tom Jordan, U.S. Flag & Flagpole Supply, LP

Financial Services Champion: James Walsh, Houston Galveston Area Council

Minority Small Business Champion: Doreen Hughes, Mainland Testing Center

Young Entrepreneur: Alexander Restrepo, House of Sound Car Audio

Business Journalist: Alvaro Ortiz, Azteca America Broadcast Television Network

Veteran Small Business Champion: Donna Caldwell, DKC Enterprises

Women In Business Champion: Anastasia Gentles, Zawadi Bryant, Connie Cazares,           NightLight Pediatric Urgent Care

Family Owned Company: Earl & Jean Stout, Lanstar Company

Small Business Exporter: Donald and Kimberley Kitchen, Subsea & Offshore Systems, LLC


Call 713-773-6545 or e-mail for ticket information.

InstantNewsWestu Staff

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