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Greater Augusta area.

Small Business Champion


Nominations are now open for our monthly Small Business Champion for August. Nominations are open through Friday, July 27, and the winner will be announced on Friday, August 3. All qualifying nominations will be carried over each month for one year. New nominations for the next month will open the week after the winner is announced and will stay open for two weeks.

Winners will receive recognition in both our weekly E-news and our Quarterly Newsletter, a banner to display inside their business for the month, and a Facebook Live post. This is the Chamber's way of saying thank you to our small businesses for what you contribute to our community and the people you serve.

Any questions should be directed to Tiffany Heitzman, Chamber Vice President.

Click Small Business Champion Nomination Form to download a nomination form. A winner will be announced at the end of every quarter. Nominations are good for one year.

Small Business Nomination Form

For more information, contact the Chamber office at 706-651-0018.


May, 2018 -- Small Business Champion of the Quarter -- Express Oil Change

Small Business Champion Express Oil Change | Columbia County Chamber

October 2017 - Third Quarter Winner: AlphaGraphics

AlphaGraphics Small Business Champion 3rd Quarter 2017 | Columbia County Chamber

Congratulations to AlphaGraphics, who was recently selected by business peers for the Chamber of Commerce Small
Business Champion for 3rd Quarter 2017!

July 2017 - Second Quarter Winner: Southeast Restoration Group

Comfort Keepers | Columbia County Chamber

Congratulations to Comfort Keepers! Recently selected by business peers for the Chamber of Commerce Small
Business Champion 2nd Quarter 2017. Selected for their business model of caring for others and sound business
practices for over 10 years.

March 2017 - First Quarter Winner: ADS Security

ADS Security | Columbia County Chamber

Congratulations are in order for the first Small Business Champion of 2017, ADS Security! Nominated for its outstanding business practices and industry leading services, ADS Security has been providing peace of mind to customers across the Greater Augusta area for 25 years.