Maryland Small Business Week Awards Program, Inc. has announced the finalists for this year’s Chamber Challenge. The Chamber Challenge sought to determine the state’s Top 3 Most Small Business Friendly Chambers, as voted by their members in an online poll. Finalists in this year’s competition are: Greater Severna Park Chamber, Salisbury Chamber, Pikesville Chamber, Talbot Chamber and the Queen Anne’s County Chamber. The top thee Chambers will be honored at the 31st Annual Maryland Small Business Week Awards Luncheon at Martin’s West in Baltimore on Friday, May 15th.
The following Chambers ranked among the Top 10 Chambers, as voted in the online poll: MD Hispanic Chamber, Greater Severna Park Chamber, Salisbury Chamber, Dorchester County Chamber, Dundalk Chamber, Greater Catonsville Chamber, Queen Anne’s County Chamber, Talbot County, Pikesville Chamber of Commerce and the Greater Ocean City Chamber.
The Chamber Challenge was open to all chambers in the state. The public and chamber members were invited to vote for their favorite chamber, once per day for the month of March. All votes have been tallied and the top three winners will be honored at the Awards Luncheon on May 15th. The event celebrates the achievements of the small business community and will also recognize the local winners of the U.S. Small Business Administration’s (SBA) National Small Business Week Awards Program.
For tickets or to learn more about the 31st Annual MD Small Business Week Awards Luncheon, visit www.mdsbwawards.org . For additional information, contact Rachel Howard at (410) 244-3337.