Nominations are now being accepted for the 2022 Santa Fe Chamber of Commerce Business Achievement Awards, held in-person on June 16, 2022. All local, for-profit businesses are eligible for nomination and self-nominations are encouraged. (Non-profits are encouraged to apply for the Santa Fe Community Foundation Piñon Awards.)

You may nominate multiple businesses by refreshing this form when completed. Seven awards will be presented this year:

·         Business Excellence – 3 Categories
                   1-4 Employees
                   5-20 Employees
                   20+ Employees
·        Green Business of the Year
·        Family-Friendly Business of the Year
·        Woman-Owned Business of the Year
·        Small Business of the Year - nominations for all categories are automatically considered for this overall excellence award. 

Winners are selected by the quality of the information provided and not the quantity of words. The more descriptive and concise a nomination is, the better the chance for the business to win an award. Under “specific examples," we encourage you to state how the nominated business meets one or more of the award criteria - refer to bullet points after award titles. 

The Santa Fe Chamber of Commerce is honored to present the 2022 Business Achievement Awards.

The deadline for nominations is May 26, 2022. Award winners will be announced in-person at the Business Achievement Awards on Thursday, June 16, 2022.

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Business Excellence/Small Business of the Year:
  • Business growth (increased revenue and hiring)
  • Significant accomplishments within the past year
  • Excellence in addressing customer needs and concerns
  • Unique and/or visionary business practices

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* Please rate the business in the following categories:

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They are always seeking new ways to grow their business
They exhibit a superior ability to address customer needs
They have processes to improve the quality of their product/service
They have unique/visionary business practices
They have demonstrated resilience and adaptability amidst the COVID19 pandemic.

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* Please provide specific examples of excellence. (max 500 characters):

Green Business of the Year:
  • Green business practices (environmental responsibility and energy efficiency)
  • Excellence in attending to customer needs and concerns
  • Unique and/or visionary business practices

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* Please rate the business in the following categories:

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They practice sustainability and it is incorporated into their business practices
They have effective waste and recycling protocols
They have water conservation practices such as the use of energy efficient faucets and toilets
They use energy-saving measures such as solar power and energy efficient lighting fixtures

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* Please provide specific examples of excellence (max 500 characters):

Family-Friendly Business of the Year:
  • Family-friendliness (flexible work schedules, family-focused benefits)
  • Excellence in attending to customer needs and concerns
  • Unique and/or visionary business practices

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* Please rate the business in the following categories:

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They make it possible for employees to balance family and work
They have an employee recognition program based on performance results
They offer workplace or other nursery or childcare provisions
They provide opportunities for personal and professional development
They demonstrate flexibility to accommodate ever-changing needs during COVID-19 pandemic

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* Please provide specific examples of excellence (max 500 characters):

Woman-Owned Business of the Year:
  • Woman-owned business (mentorship, commitment to gender equality)
  • Excellence in attending to customer needs and concerns
  • Unique and/or visionary business practices

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* Please rate the business in the following categories:

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They have policies addressing equal pay for work of equal value
They provide excellent career advancement opportunities for women
They offer mentorship and guidance to other businesswomen
They emphasize gender equality in philanthropic and advocacy efforts

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* Please provide specific examples of excellence (max 500 characters):

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