Local Small Business of the Year Finalists named


From Special Reports
The Newnan-Coweta Chamber has named its Top 10 Finalists and the 10 Honorable Mention Award Winners for the 2017 Small Business of the Year Awards presented by SouthTowne Motors and UBS Financial Services, Inc.
Results will be announced on October 4, 2017, during the Small Business of the Year Awards and Celebration.
The judges graded each applicant in six categories:  Revenue Growth, Growth Strategy, Uniqueness, Industry Longevity, Community Involvement and Chamber Involvement.
The Top 10 Finalists are: 

Entrepreneur Category (1-5 employees):
Dirt1x, Renee Horton American Family Insurance, Senoia Law Office, and Fine Lines Art & Framing
Growth Category (6-19 employees):
CMIT Solutions, Stirling Promotions, and Monster Tree Service
Employer Category (20-99 employees):
Georgia Academy of Dance & the Performing Arts, Peachtree City Obstetrics and Gynecology, P.C. and Benton House Senior Living Community
Honorable Mention Award Winners
Popped! Gourmet Popcorn and Fun Treats, 15 Perry Street Newnan’s Workspace, Blue Fern Merchant, Hair Looms, ORPA Consulting, LLC, Footpaths Aromatic Reflexology, Goldens on the Square, Aquanaut Plumbing, 85 South Out and About, and ValueMax Car Rental
The Top Ten Finalists were interviewed by the judges at the Newnan-Coweta Chamber. Adding the interview scores to the application scores, the judges determined the category winners and then the SouthTowne Motors and UBS Financial Services, Inc. Small Business of the Year Award Overall Winner.
The Awards and Celebration event is set for 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Newnan Centre, 1515 Lower Fayetteville Road, Newnan. Tickets for the event are $35 for Chamber members and their guests, $50 for non-members, and are available at the Newnan-Coweta Chamber or online at newnancowetachamber.org or by calling 770-253-2270.