Tampa, Fla. – Today the Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce announced the finalists for the 2014 Small Business of the Year Awards, presented by Bay Cities Bank & Warren Averett CPAs and Advisors to be held on Friday, September 19 at the David A. Straz, Jr. Center for the Performing Arts. These awards highlight the impact of small business on the community and celebrate the achievements of the best of the best in Tampa Bay.
Small business awards will be presented in three categories based on the number of employees, with a fourth category specifically for startup companies. Companies are evaluated on operational management, community involvement and ethical business practices. An award will also be presented to the Outstanding Small Business Leader of the Year. The finalists for these five awards include:
Envista Health, LLC
Nitro Mobile Solutions
Surgi-Care Center for Horses, Inc.
The Mack Center for Facial & Eyelid Cosmetic Surgery
Vertical Integration, Inc.
Awnclean USA, Inc.
Odyssey Marine Exploration, Inc.
Tudi Mechanical Systems of Tampa, Inc.
VoltAir Consulting Engineers, Inc.
Convergence Consulting Group
Joffrey’s Coffee & Tea Company
Wittenberg Weiner Consulting, LLC
Dr. Madelyn Butler, The Woman’s Group
David Capece, Sparxoo LLC
Fred Lay, Construction Services, Inc. of Tampa
Melissa Snively, State Farm Insurance Agency
Lauren Weiner, Wittenberg Weiner Consulting, LLC
The winners will be announced at the event on September 19. For more details on the Small Business of the Year Awards, please visit www.tampachamber.com.