You're Invited: SBA's New York District 2019 Small Business Week Awards Ceremony

New York District Office

u s small business administration

May 7th, 2019



Celebrate local small business owners

Every year since 1963, the President of the United States has issued a proclamation announcing National Small Business Week as the first week in May. 

Join us at our annual award ceremony to recognize the outstanding achievements of several New York area small business owners for their contributions and efforts to grow their companies and support their neighborhoods.

This year's winners

The when and where of the award ceremony

Tuesday, May 7th, 2019 | from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon

Microsoft Technology Center, 11 Times Square, New York, NY 10036 - Enter on the 8th Avenue entrance between 41st and 42nd Streets

Light breakfast will be served


Mary Lemmer

And check out our keynote speaker


Mary Lemmer - an entrepreneur, recovering venture capitalist, philanthropist, writer and improv comedian. Mary started her first company, Iorio Gelato, at age 14, worked in early stage Venture Capital, was a director at a Silicon Valley unicorn, published a book of advice for entrepreneurs and started doing improv comedy to help her as an entrepreneurial leader with loads of anxiety. 

Come listen to her tell how improv comedy teaches effective leadership and entrepreneurial skills – the same techniques she shares with Fortune 500 companies, universities, the TED, Silicon Valley Bank, SAP, TechStars, CBSi, 500 Startups and more. 


Register Today!