By Clare Michal
On September 9th The San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce held their annual Small Business Awards at the Quartyard in the East Village. The majority of the chambers 2,500 members are small businesses. According to the Chamber, 74% of local businesses have less than 10 employees. Rick Bregman, San Diego market president for Bank of America, which sponsored the event said, “These are the companies that have the potential to be the next big thing.” Small businesses like these are what make the fourth district and California golden.
Congratulations to the four winners!
– Outstanding Emerging Business: Confirm Biosciences
– Most Innovative Product or Service: BitCot
– Excellence in Customer Service: James Gang Company
– Most Innovative Marketing Campaign or Concept: Challenged Athletes Foundation
Thank you to the San Diego Regional Chamber and the awards corporate sponsors, Chevron, Bank of America, and Walmart for honoring these incredible businesses.