Fostering Small Business Success Through Competition

Prize Package

Established Business Category
Grand Prize winner will receive (subject to terms and conditions):

  • $4,000 cash to be used solely for the business entering the Contest
  • One-year Gwinnett Chamber membership (Cash value dependent on business size; $500 minimum)
  • Two passes to attend the Gwinnett Chamber’s Small Business Summit
  • Scholarship to the Small Business Development Center Grow Smart program
  • Research assistance from Partnership Gwinnett’s research department
  • Marketing and promotional opportunities that include:
    • Permanent recognition on the Amazing Entrepreneur Contest website
    • 14-day logo recognition on billboard bordering Interstate 85
    • Recognition in press release, distributed to more than 40 regional and national media outlets, and Partnership Gwinnett’s social media
    • Tweets promoting your business to more than 2,000 followers of Gwinnett Economic Development
    • The opportunity to appear on Gwinnett Business Radio
    • Introduction of you and your business at The PG Summit, a small business success event; The New Company Reception, an invitation-only event for businesses new to Gwinnett; The Partnership Gwinnett Summit event, an annual presentation to Gwinnett County supporters of the PG Strategic Initiative for Community and Economic Development

Up to two Finalists will receive (subject to terms and conditions):

  • $1000 cash prize
  • Invitation for two to the Partnership Gwinnett Summit where the winner will be announced.
  • Marketing and promotional opportunities that include:
    • Permanent recognition on the Amazing Entrepreneur Contest website
    • Recognition in press release, distributed to more than 40 regional and national media outlets
    • Tweets promoting your business to more than 2,000 followers of Gwinnett Economic Development
    • Introduction of you and your business at The Partnership Gwinnett Summit, a small business success event and The New Company Reception, an invitation-only event for businesses new to Gwinnett

 

Pre-Venture Category

Up to two runners-up will receive:

  • Invitation for two to the Partnership Gwinnett announcing the winner

One winner will receive:

  • Invitation for two to the Partnership Gwinnett  Summit where the winner will be announced.
  • One pass to attend the Gwinnett Chamber’s Small Business Summit
  • Marketing and promotional opportunities that include:
    • Recognition in press release, distributed to more than 40 regional and national media outlets
    • Tweets promoting your business to more than 2,000 followers of Gwinnett Economic Development
    • Introduction of you and your business at the Partnership Gwinnett Summit, a small business success event

Please check back periodically for an updated list of prizes. New prizes will be added prior to entry deadline.