Small Business of the Year Awards - May 22, 2012
The 28th annual Hampton Roads Small Business of the Year (SBOY) Awards luncheon was held May 22 at the Founders Inn with more than 300 people in attendance. The event, held during National Small Business Week, featured guest speaker Joel Erb, President and CEO on INM United. The overall winner of the 2012 Hampton Roads Small Business of the Year was A-Active Termite and Pest Control Company of Virginia Beach. In addition, the Chamber recognized the "Top 10 to Watch" businesses, the Impressions in Print Leadership Award was presented to Ramon W. Breeden Jr., Founder and Chief Executive Officer of The Breeden Company and Joshua Tawes and Anthony Stile, owners of Accelerated Financial Solutions, accepted the Young Entrepreneur Award (YEA!).