33rd Annual Small Business Awards

The accomplishments of the region’s best small businesses and not-for-profit organizations will be recognized in front of 400 attendees at the 33rd Annual Small Business Awards at the Taubman Museum of Art Tuesday, October 1, 2019. Click here to reserve your seat.

New for 2019, the Small Business Awards program will recognize the top three finalists in nine categories:

• Business-to-Business Services
• Business-to-Consumer Services
• Health & Wellness
• Tourism & Hospitality
• Micro Business
• Wholesale/Retail
• Best New Small Business* 
• Legacy
• Not-for-Profit Organization of the Year*

*Not eligible for overall award

The winner of each for-profit category will go on to compete for the title of 2019 Small Business of the Year. Finalists and winners are selected by a committee of the region’s business and community leaders and industry experts.

In addition, we will recognize the Small Business Veteran of the Year. This is a person who has made a significant contribution to the local economy through ownership of a small business and has made a difference in the community by promoting a sense of duty and volunteerism.

Congratulations to our Small Business of the Year nominees:

25 East Main Street B&B
A Few Old Goats Brewing, LLC
Affordable Bail Bonding
Ardell Stone School of Dancing
Azario Salon and Day Spa
Beacon Partners LLC
Beaver Dam Farm Sunflowers, LLC
Bernard’s Gastropub and Eatery
Big Lick Brewing Company
Big Lick Screen Printing LLC
Blade Gaming
Brambleton Imports Inc
Brandon Oaks Life Plan Community
Cherney Development
Child Health Investment Partnership (CHIP) of Roanoke Valley
CMR Institute
Coeus Research
Controllers, Etc.
Counter Response
Country Air Vacation Kennels
Crunch Fitness Roanoke
Daleville Institute, Inc.
Design Resource Services Inc. dba Barrows Inc.
Eldor Automotive Powertrain USA
Ethos Technologies
Executive Town Car & Limousine Service
Family Promise of Greater Roanoke
Favor engineering
Girl Scouts of Virginia Skyline Council, Inc.
Girls on the Run Roanoke Valley
Goodwill Industries of the Valleys
Haven Strategies, LLC
HAWK Advisers, Inc.
Jeter Farm
Karisma Salon
Kembel Tax Service
Kissito Healthcare
Lancerlot Sports Complex
LillyMac Photography
Line + Tow
McAirlaid’s, Inc.
McLeod Family Foundation
Medina Mercantile
Minuteman Press
Morning Brew Coffee Company
New Vista Montessori School
Olde Salem Brewing Company
Patrick Perkins Photography LLC
Physicians to Children, Inc.
Physicians To Women, Inc.
Rescue Mission of Roanoke, Inc.
Restoration Housing
Richfield Living
RIDE Solutions
Ride Source
Robert Young’s Auto & Truck, Inc.
RSP Entertainment, LLC
Slovensky Law PLLC
Southeast Rural Community Assistance Project, Inc. (SERCAP)
Southern Hills Homebrew Supply LLC
Southern Trust Home Services
Spotlight Revenue
Straight Street
Sweet Rebellion
The Bank of Fincastle
The Humble Hustle Company, Inc.
The JPG Agency
The Landscape Store Inc
The Making Foundation
Three Li’l PIgs Barbeque
TORC Robotics, Inc.
TRU By Hilton
TW Controls
Twin Creeks Brewing Company
United Way of Roanoke Valley
Unleashed LLC
Valley Cryotherapy
VIA Insurance Agency, LLC
Vinton War Memorial
Wine Gourmet
Women In Hemp