Small Business Awards
Congratulations to our 2017 Small Business of the Year winners:
Small Business. BIG recognition. More than 90 outstanding small businesses, not-for-profit, small business veteran, and advocates were recognized at the 31st Annual Small Business of the Year Awards program on October 5 at The Hotel Roanoke & Conference Center.
- 2017 Small Business of the Year – Custom Tool & Machine
- Small Business Veteran – Michael Shelton, 360 Financial Solutions
- Small Business Advocate – Annette Patterson, The Advancement Foundation
- Construction/Real Estate – Mountain Roofing
- Micro-Business – Lodging Technology
- Business-to-Business Services – Volatia Language Network
- Business-to-Consumer Services – SERVPRO of Roanoke
- Manufacturing – Custom Tool & Machine
- Wholesale/Retail – SafeSide
- Technology – Polymer Solutions Incorporated
- Legacy – Wood’s Service Centers
- Best New Small Business – St. Pierre Woodworking and Sawmill
- Not-for-Profit Arts & Culture – Southwest Virginia Ballet
- Not-for-Profit Health & Human Services – The Advancement Foundation
- People’s Choice Award – Local Seafood Delivery
Congratulations to all of our 2017 Small Business of the Year nominees:
Small Business Advocate
- Jeff Barbour, Brown, Edwards & Company, LLP
- Scott Clarke, Brown, Edwards & Company, LLP
- Tom Field, Valley Business FRONT
- Annette Patterson, The Advancement Foundation
- Michael Shelton, Brambleton Area Business Association
- Mary A. Zirkle, Town of Buchanan
- Acquisition Title and Settlement Agency, Inc.
- Mountain Roofing, Inc.
- Bohemian Robot Media Group
- Delish! Sweets & Treats
- Emissary Investigative Services, LLC
- Local Seafood Delivery, LLC
- Lodging Technology
- Patriot Drug & DNA Testing, Inc.
- Stoke Chiropractic Clinic, PC
- AFC Urgent Care Roanoke
- Business Solutions, Inc.
- Controllers, Etc.
- Eddy Communications Corporation
- Entré Computer Center
- INNOVATIVE INSURANCE GROUP, LLC
- Paul Bunyan’s Tree Service, Inc.
- Sunbelt Business Brokers of Roanoke & Lynchburg
- Volatia Language Network
- Aztec Rental
- Big Lick Entertainment
- CAVE SPRING AUTO BODY
- Dominion Accounting and Tax Service
- Executive Town Car & Limousine Service, Inc.
- LAB Sports Performance
- Lucas Therapies
- Parker Design Group, Inc.
- SERVPRO of Roanoke
- Southern Trust Home Services
- Spine and Orthopedic Rehab of VA (SORVA)
- Sunshine Services, LLC
- Support Systems, Inc.
- Vinton/Brambleton Computer
- Virginia Interventional Pain & Spine Center
- Window World of Roanoke
- Clark Brothers Welding
- Custom Tool & Machine, Inc.
- CW Security Solutions, LLC
- Plastic Fabricating, Inc.
- Schroeder Optical
Wholesale / Retail
- Land of a Thousand Hills
- Mr. Bill’s Wine Cellar
- Thorvin, Inc.
- Polymer Solutions Incorporated
- Protos Security
- J & J Fashions, Inc.
- John T. Morgan Roofing
- Saunders Dental Laboratory, LLC
- S.J. Conner and Sons, Inc.
- The Hotel Roanoke & Conference Center
- Wood’s Service Centers
Best New Small Business
- Angelle’s Diner
- Arara Language Solutions, LLC
- Big Lick Boomerang
- Champloo Desserts, LLC.
- Corbin’s Confections
- Dynamic Medical, LLC
- Frost Gear, LLC
- GLAMHOUSE DAY SPA
- Miles of Styles
- Parkside Storage
- Paw 2 Paw Pet Sitting
- Star City SkyCams
- St. Pierre Woodworking and Sawmill
- Twin Creeks Brewing Company
- VA Paint Party
- Wingman Outfitter, Inc.
Not-for-Profit, Arts & Culture
- Southwest Virginia Ballet
- Standing Room Only, Inc.
- Vinton War Memorial
Not-for-Profit, Health & Human Services
- American Cancer Society
- The Advancement Foundation
- Blue Ridge Autism and Achievement Center
- Blue Ridge Literacy
- Botetourt Resource Center, Inc.
- Boys and Girls Clubs of Southwest Virginia
- Brain Injury Services of Southwest Virginia
- Community Youth Program at St. John’s, Inc.
- Creative Therapy Care
- DePaul Community Resources
- Goodwill Industries of the Valleys
- Katie’s Place
- Southeast Rural Community Assistance Project, Inc. (SERCAP)
- Total Action for Progress – A Legacy Organization
- Transitional Options for Women
- YMCA of Virginia’s Blue Ridge – A Legacy Organization
- Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine
- West End Center