Small Business Awards 2022
Congratulations to all of the Small Business Awards nominees and all of the 2022 Small Business Award Winners!
Check back early 2023 for the 2023 Small Business Awards information!
2022 Award Categories & Winners:
Young Entrepreneur Award- Naly’s Outdoor Co.
Recognizes a business owner, founder or co-founders, between the ages of 18-30, for outstanding business achievement.
Micro Enterprise Award- Blue Jazz Coffee Roasters
Recognizes a business with 5 or fewer employees (including the owners) for outstanding business achievement.
Emerging Innovation Venture Award- Brew Bank
Recognizes a business for achieving commercialization milestones in bringing an innovative solution or technology to a market.
Women-Owned Small Business Award- Asset Lifecycle
Recognizes a women-owned small business for outstanding business achievement. The business must be at least 51% owned, controlled and managed by one or more women.
Minority-Owned Small Business Award- Harris & Sons Enterprises, Inc.
Recognizes a minority-owned, small business that has attained outstanding business achievement. The business must be at least 51% owned, controlled and managed by one or more individuals of the following ethnic/minority groups: African American, Hispanic American, Native American, Asian Pacific American.
Veteran-Owned Small Business Award- Anneal Initiative, Inc.
Recognizes a veteran-owned, small business that has attained outstanding business achievement. The business must be at least 51% owned, controlled, and managed by one or more U.S. veterans.
Small Business Manufacturer Award- Harris Fabrication
Recognizes a business that designs, manufactures, fabricates, assembles, or processes a finished product (including value-added food products)..
Small Business Exporter Award- PlainsCraft
Recognizes a business for success and dedication to selling products or services internationally.
Top City Small Business of the Year- Tarwater Farm & Home
Recognizes a business for outstanding performance, notable industry or community contributions and representation of Topeka.
Call 785.246.6127 or email Cindy.Kraus@TopekaPartnership.com
Thank you to our Small Business Awards Sponsors:
Program & Media Sponsors:
Schendel Lawn & Landscape
Fidelity State Bank & Trust
Kaw Valley Bank
CoreFirst Bank & Trust
Azura Credit Union
Silver Lake Bank
Endeavor Private Wealth