Celebrating the Spirit of Small Business

Pushing Maryland Business Forward for 33 Years and Counting


Chamber Challenge

Voting is now closed!!!

We had around 2.5k votes this year!! The Chambers of Commerce in Maryland have provided their communities with many services and assistance. Thanks to those who voted to show support for their local chamber.

Results will be announced at the Luncheon. Buy your tickets now!

Join Us!

Have you registered to attend the premier small business event of the year? Registration for the 2017 Maryland Small Business Week Awards is now open. Tickets are $65.
  • Venue
    Martin's West
  • Address
    6817 Dogwood Road,
    Baltimore, MD 21244
  • Date
    Thursday, June 8, 2017
  • Time
    11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
  • Tickets
    $65.00 each
    Table of 10 is $650.00
Ginny D. Williams, ArchScan LLC

MD Small Business Week Award Winners for 2017

Award Winners have just been announced!

Small Business Person of the Year

Kara A. DiPietro, HMC, Incorporated, Columbia

Accountant Advocate of the Year

Peter McDonald Smith, Elliott, Kearns, & Co., LLC

Attorney Advocate of the Year

Donald Walsh, Esq. Wright, Constable and Skeen

District Director's Unsung Hero Award

Howard County Economic Development Authority

Small Business Exporter of the Year

George Hepburn Dynasplint Systems, Inc.

Family Owned Small Business of the Year

Nelson Coleman Jewelers

Financial Services Champion of the Year

Gerald Baroudi Business Finance Group

Home Based Small Business of the Year

Andy Musliner InRoad Toys, LLC

Insurance Advocate of the Year

Matthew Lehman Morann Insurance

Minority Owned Small Business of the Year

Delali Dzirasa Fearless

Rising Star Student Entrepreneur Award

R.J. Batts Picklehead, LLC

Women Owned Small Business of the Year

Vanna & Julia Belton Flavor

Veteran Owned Small Business of the Year

Charles Wilson CW Consulting Group, LLC

Young Entrepreneur of the Year

Jessica Zaleskiwicz Coco Couture

Our Gracious Contributors of 2017

These companies have long been involved in Maryland Small Business. We greatly appreciate their contributions. Click on their logos to learn a bit more about the organizations furthering Small Business in our communities!

Entrepreneurial Spirit Contributor


Small Business Media Supporter

American Dream Contributor


Small Business Startup Supporter

Small Business Supporter

Friends of Small Business

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