Our small businesses play a critical role here in our community and Senator Sue Serino wants to honor local small businesses who are making our community an even better place to live and work. Do you know a local small business who is making a difference in the 41st Senate District? Nominate them for the new NYS Empire Award today!
The NYS Senate Empire Award was newly created to recognize excellence in business. In nominating a business for this award, please be sure that the business meets the following criteria:
Businesses that are leaders in their industry, developing an outstanding, thriving business; using innovative methods or product(s), increasing jobs, economic growth, and making significant community contributions which impact New York State.
Businesses that encourage other area businesses or have formed partnerships within the community; those that hire veterans; that hire/train New Yorkers with disabilities; those that have created entrepreneurial success, growing and creating increased economic opportunities; a family-owned business that has passed from one generation to another; or an emerging innovative business that has developed an outstanding and successful business product or service.
Businesses that have created a culture of philanthropy, those that volunteer their time and services and demonstrate exceptional leadership in the community; conduct virtuous ethical practices, green practices, outstanding service, or have contributed significantly to their community’s quality of life.
All submissions due by Wednesday, October 19, 2018