2017 Southwest Valley Awards Gala Award Nominations
Nominate your choice for the following awards to be recognized at the Southwest Valley Awards Gala. Award nominees and recipients must be a Member in good standing with the Southwest Valley Chamber of Commerce.

Be sure to explain WHY you are making your nomination. The selection committee cannot give thorough consideration to a nominee without knowing your reasoning.

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Innovator Award Criteria:
1. Shows high level of innovation in products, processes, and ways of doing business
2. Take significant steps forward in technological and business innovation
3. Must be a Chamber Member for at least one year
Please provide the name, business, and contact information for your nominee. Briefly explain why they should win the Innovator Award

Emerging Business of the Year
1. Business operating for less than 3 years
2. Demonstrates excellence in customer service
3. Provides unique or needed products or services
Please provide the name, business, and contact information for your nominee. Briefly explain why they should win the Emerging Business of the Year Award

Excellence in Business Award
1. Attained significant and sustainable growth
2. Shows overall excellence in the marketplace
3. Must be a Chamber Member for at least one year
Please provide the name, business, and contact information for your nominee. Briefly explain why they should win the Excellence in Business Award

Spirit of the Chamber Award
1. Outstanding contribution to the Southwest Valley Chamber of Commerce, a nonprofit organization
2. Individual went beyond what was expected
3. Visible and active in Chamber events and activities
Please provide the name, business, and contact information for your nominee. Briefly explain why they should win the Spirit of the Chamber Award

Community Impact Award
1. A business or organization showing tangible, measurable impact in the community
2. Community contributor
3. Impact can include job creation, workforce development programs, volunteer efforts, business models that promote social goals
Please provide the name, business, and contact information for your nominee. Briefly explain why they should win the Community Impact Award Award

Icon Award
1. Business operating for at least 10 years
2. Community contributor
3. Reputation for being honorable in business
4. Considered the 'backbone' of the community
Please provide the name, business, and contact information for your nominee. Briefly explain why they should win the Icon Award

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