The winner of the Small Business Advocate of the Year Award will be recognized at the Greensboro Coliseum on May 17, 2012 at a luncheon ceremony. The nominee must be present to win.

Nominations must be received no later than April 16th. Self-nominations are encouraged!

* 1. Please provide the following information for the person you are nominating.

* 2. The Small Business Advocate of the Year Award will go to an individual who meets the following minimum criteria.

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This individual provides technical assistance to small businesses, supports the development of entrepreneurs, or raises awareness about the importance of small businesses to our community.

* 3. Please provide a short bio/background information on the nominee.

* 4. Why should this person be recognized for the Small Business Advocate of the Year Award? Describe his/her distinctive level of techical expertise, efforts of advocacy, and long-term or extraordinary committment to helping a small business(s).

* 5. Who may we contact for additional information or clarification?