The Greater Sarasota Chamber of Commerce are now being accepted for the 2021 Frank G. Berlin, Sr. Small Business Awards. The awards recognize organizations in eight categories, including a new Women-Led Business category. Award applicants are narrowed down to three finalists in each category; they will be honored at the annual awards luncheon on Friday, June 25, 2021. The winners will be announced live at the luncheon.
The application deadline is Monday, April 19. The eight award categories are Small Business of the Year, Medium Business of the Year, Large Business of the Year, Community Impact Award, Nonprofit of the Year, Rising Star, Workforce Innovation and Women-Led Business. Applicants must be a member of the Greater Sarasota Chamber of Commerce in good standing; be a locally owned and operate organization; and meet the specific award criteria listed in the application.