CALL FOR NOMINATIONS —Closing Monday, November 20, 2017

Dear Reader,

Thank you for taking the time to nominate a passionate and purposeful local entrepreneur who you believe has forged a successful company in the Sarasota and Bradenton region with astute corporate drive, a heart for giving back, a talent for engineering innovation and indelible leadership qualities. The entrepreneur your nominate should have an active for-profit business located in Sarasota or Manatee County and may represent any sector of business, from restaurants to tech companies, from manufacturers to boutiques and from furniture stores to building contractors.

New this year, the LOCALPRENEUR OF THE YEAR program celebrates these courageous and intrepid visionaries who make this one of the best places to start and run a successful small business. We will showcase all nominees and finalists in the February 2018 edition of SRQ | The Magazine.
Thursday, January 25, 2018, 11am-1pm; The Francis Ballroom, Sarasota
Debuting at the SB2 Regional Economy Luncheon
Registration at 11:00am. Luncheon, Program and Awards 11:30-1pm
Reserve Table Sponsorships and Tickets Online

Nominations open Wednesday, November 1 , 2017.
The deadline for nominations is Monday, November 20, 2017 by midnight. Nominations are anonymous.
Thank you for helping us recognize and celebrate the impact local entrepreneurs are making on our region.
Lisl Liang, Editor in Chief
SRQ | The Magazine
Live Local. Thrive Local. Sarasota and Bradenton on the Gulf Coast of Florida

Click here for tickets to the SB2: Economic Powerhouse Luncheon on Thursday, January 25 at which we will announce the finalists and winners of the inaugural Localpreneur of the Year Competition.

* 1. Your Nomination for LOCALPRENEUR OF THE YEAR