36th Annual Excellence Awards

 

Young Entrepreneur of the Year

The Chamber’s Young Entrepreneur of the Year demonstrates a high level of entrepreneurial spirit, leadership, perseverance, creativity, and determination. Achieving business success at any age is a feat in itself. Achieving business success while under 40 is an outstanding triumph that should be recognized.

All Excellence Awards nominees must:

  • Be headquartered in the Chamber’s 11-county Greater Philadelphia region (Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery and Philadelphia in PA; Burlington, Camden, Gloucester, Mercer and Salem in NJ; and New Castle, DE).
  • Have not won an Excellence Award in the last five years.
  • Excel in an individual category criteria outlined below.

Young Entrepreneur of the Year Nominee must meet the following requirements:

  • They demonstrates a commitment to social responsibility
  • They have achieved success at an early age; they are the Founder, Owner, CEO or President of a company(ies) 
  • They are 40 years of age at time of nomination submission or younger
  • They demonstrate a high level of entrepreneurial spirit, leadership, perseverance, creativity, and determination to be successful.
  • They must provide three reasons as to why they will still be growing five years from now.

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Note: The more detailed your nomination, the more information the committee will have to judge your nominee's merit. Nominees may be contacted if additional information is required.