SBA Georgia Announces its 2019 National Small Business Week Award Winners

Staff Report From Georgia CEO

Monday, May 6th, 2019

Director Terry Denison, the head of the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Georgia District Office announces the winners of the 2019 Small Business Week Awards for Georgia.

“These awards aren’t just about recognizing business success; they also are focused on recognizing the efforts of small business advocates that support and empower entrepreneurs,” Denison said.

The 2019 awardees are:

Young Entrepreneur of the Year

Labriah Holt, CEO

My Sweet Roots Hair Bar

Atlanta, Georgia

Exporter of the Year

Sean Casey, President

Rotorcorp LLC

Atlanta, Georgia

Small Business Media Advocate

Bobby Nesbitt

Georgia Trend Magazine

Atlanta, Georgia

Women in Business Champion

Tiffany Hines, President

Global Escapes Inc.

Athens, Georgia

8a Graduate of the Year

Guiomar Obregon, CEO

Precision 2000

Atlanta, Georgia

Second-Chance Hiring Champion

Mike Glover, President

Nancy’s Pizza -Midtown

Atlanta, Georgia

Rural-Owned Small Business of the Year

Charles W. Cowart, President

Charles P. Cowart, Vice President

Still Pond Inc.

Arlington, Georgia

Small Business Persons of the Year

Jeff & Becky Lamont

Pathways Behavioral Consulting LLC.

Atlanta, Georgia