SBA El Paso National Small Business Week Award Winners Virtual Celebration

 SBA El Paso District Office - September 2020

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National Small Business Week

For more than 50 years, during National Small Business Week, the U.S. Small Business Administration shines a spotlight on our nation’s 30 million small businesses. It is a time for the small business owners and entrepreneurs in our community to come together and celebrate our accomplishments.

2020’s in-person celebration was canceled; however, we still would like to honor entrepreneurs whose achievements over the past year stand out.

Please join the SBA’s El Paso District Office virtually on

September 22, 2020 at 10:30 a.m. MST

as we highlight the impact of our outstanding entrepreneurs and small business owners, and congratulate our El Paso District Office Winners

 Click on the TEAMS link below to join

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+1 469-225-3127   United States, Dallas (Toll)

Conference ID: 338 196 866#


National Small Business Week 2020 El Paso District Champions: 

Small Business Person of the Year -- Omar Veliz, Veliz Company LLC dba Veliz Construction

8(a) Graduate of the Year -- Julian Carrizal, J. Carrizal General Construction, Inc.

Entrepreneurial Success Award-- Frank Spencer III, Aztec Contractors, Inc.

Family Owned Business of the Year -- Cecilia Araceli Dominguez & Nicolas Dominguez, Sr., Vertical 1 Communications

Millennial Entrepreneur of the Year -- Christopher Lee Morrill, Around the World Food Service

Veteran Owned Small Business of the Year -- Kaleb Drew Warnock, Flowar, LLC

Young Entrepreneur of the Year-- Santiago Emilio Reyes, Around the World Food Service

Minority Small Business Champion of the Year-- Dan Cueto, WestStar Bank

Veteran Small Business Champion of the Year -- Tommy Gonzalez, El Paso City Manager

Woman in Business Champion of the Year -- Cindy Ramos-Davidson, CEO- El Paso Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

2019 Top 7(a) Lender – Wells Fargo

2019 Top 504 Lender – LiftFund Certified Development Company

2019 Top Impact Lender -- Pecos County State Bank

2019 Top Impact Lender -- Coastal Bank