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SBDC seeking nominations for Small Business awards

February 22, 2013

The Saint Francis University Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is seeking nominations for its annual Small Business awards. Nominations are being accepted from Blair, Bedford, Cambria, Fulton, Huntingdon, and Somerset counties until March 22, in the categories of: Small Business Person(s) of the Year, Exporter of the Year, Young Entrepreneur of the Year, Financial Services Advocate of the Year, and Women in Business Advocate of the Year.

“Our region has many successful small businesses that are worthy of recognition,” said Edward Huttenhower, SBDC director. “All of them contribute significantly to the economy of the region, and we feel it is important to recognize them for all of their hard work and dedication. The SBDC also feels that it is important to recognize individuals who assist these businesses.”

Winners and nominees will be recognized at a luncheon at noon on Wednesday, June 14, in the JFK Center on the Saint Francis campus. For more information or to receive a nomination packet, please contact the Saint Francis University Small Business Development Center at (814) 472-3200, sbdc@francis.edu.