Maryland Small Business Week Award Winners 2019

The 2019 SBA Maryland Small Business Week Award Winners are helping to shape their communities and the state of Maryland. We recognize them for their outstanding achievements and encourage you to "Dream Big and Start Small."

Small Business Person of the Year

Phadra Hanks, Hanks, Hanks & Associates

Edward Podowski, Ultimate Technology Experience

District Director's Unsung Hero Award

Ed Podowski, Ultimate Technology Experience

Attorney Advocate of the Year

Tara Frame, Frame & Frame, LLC

Entrepreneurial Success

Arthur Hendricks & Robert Calhan, Landmark Roofing

Family Owned Small Business of the Year

Dianna Lancione, The Voice Media, Inc.

Small Business Exporter of the Year

Andrew Whelan, BioElectronics Corporation

Rising Star Student Entrepreneur Award

Erica Szymanski, Erica Morgan Designs

Financial Services Champion of the Year

Craig Engelhaupt, M & T Bank

Home Based Business Champion of the Year

Suzanne Brinks, DECA Wrap

Insurance Advocate of the Year

Kristen McArdle, McArdle Insurance Co.

Minority Small Business Advocate of the Year

Yunesia Harris, Yukia Harris-Walker, Alan Harris, Curvaceous Couture Bridal Collection

Veteran Owned Small Business

Barnett Carroll, Aegis Mechanical Corp.

Women Owned Small Business

Shana Cosgrove, NYLA Technologies

Young Entrepreneur of the Year

Samantha Walls, Leaps Ahead Learning Center

Show your support for these amazing Maryland Business people by attending the 2019 MDSBWAwards Luncheon


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Our Gracious Contributors for 2019

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Friends of Small Business Contributor

Small Business Media Supporter

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SBA’s participation is not an endorsement of the views, opinions, products or services of any cosponsor or other person or entity. All SBA programs or cosponsored programs are extended to the public on a nondiscriminatory basis. Reasonable arrangements for persons with disabilities will be made, if requested at least 2 weeks in advance. Contact Rachel Howard at (410) 244-3337. Co-sponsorship agreement #19-0373-51

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