“Small businesses have a big impact on our local economy,” said Miguel Lopez, LSC-SBDC executive director. “The Lone Star College-Small Business Development Center is proud to collaborate with small-business owners to increase economic development through business expansion and job growth.”
Nominees for the award were submitted by members of the local community, business leaders, chambers of commerce and economic development organizations. These finalists were selected on the basis of leadership, entrepreneurial spirit, business growth and contribution to the community.
Winners of the LSC-SBDC award will be honored Nov. 13 at the 33rd Annual Small Business of the Year Awards Luncheon held at the Lone Star Community Building Star of Texas Ballroom.
The finalists are: Family-Owned: Boatman Construction, EZ Exit Now and Visibly Connected; Minority-Owned: Sergio’s Landscaping, Starfox Financial Services and Tropical Smoothie Café; Small Business: adWhite Marketing & Design, The Republic Grille and The Young Learners; Veteran-Owned: Rehab Garage and Abundant Health & Wellness Center; Woman-Owned: Cy-Fair Coatings, CarrierRae, LLC-Undersummers and Spinal Care Chiropractic Center; and Young Entrepreneur: Serenity Massage and Loganitus Training.