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Monterey County Salute to Small Business

Salute to Small Business

Is There a Small Business in Monterey County You Think Deserves Big Recognition?

Small businesses play a key role in the health of our local, state, and national economies. They supply valuable jobs, in addition to the goods and services that make everyone's life a bit easier. That's why Union Bank has joined with KSBW-TV to honor small businesses in Monterey County with the Salute to Small Business awards program, now in its tenth year.

Nominate your business or another small business that meets the following criteria:
  • Independent and privately owned
  • In business at least three years
  • Headquartered in Monterey County
  • Have sales no greater than $5 million annually
Winners will be selected from nominations received and honored at the Salute to Small Business awards reception, for outstanding achievements in the following categories:
  • Agribusiness (includes agricultural production and related industries)
  • Business Professionals
  • Entrepreneur of the Year (must be a business launching a new, innovative product [goods or service] and/or demonstrating significant economic growth in terms of employees and/or revenue)
  • Minority-owned Business (at least 51 percent owned and managed)###DISCLAIMER:2_0 Salute to Small Business###
  • Nonprofit (501c3)
  • Hospitality
  • Women-owned Business (at least 51 percent owned and managed)
Nominations must be returned no later than September 30, 2015, to:

Salute to Small Business
655 Main Street
Watsonville, CA 95076
Nominations may also be dropped off at any local Union Bank branch in Monterey County or faxed to (855) 265-3324.

If you have questions, please contact Laura Kostreba:
Phone: (831) 761-4352

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