Two Kansas City, MO businesses made the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s list of the top 100 small businesses in the United States.
“The Blue Ribbon Award winners show that, even facing uncertainty and economic challenges, small businesses can grow and succeed,” said Thomas J. Donohue, the U.S. Chamber’s president and CEO. “They are America’s economic engine, driving growth and job creation all across this country.”
- All 100 companies were recognized for their dedication to the principles of free enterprise and their contributions to restoring jobs and prosperity.
The awards program, sponsored by Sam’s Club®, honors companies that demonstrate excellent business practices in several areas including:
- employee development
- community involvement
- customer service
This year’s 100 Blue Ribbon winners were selected from a record number of nationwide applicants and will be honored at America’s Small Business Summit 2013, which will be held from April 29 – May 1 in Washington, D.C.
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is the world’s largest business federation representing the interests of more than 3 million businesses of all sizes, sectors, and regions, as well as state and local chambers and industry associations.