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May 9 at 9:00 am - 1:30 pm / Raleigh

7th Annual Small Business Week Awards Luncheon

Join us and more than 250 entrepreneurs, business leaders, resource partners, and community organizations to celebrate the impact and success of our state's small businesses. The theme of this year's event is Entrepreneurs Rising Together: Shared Prosperity through the success of Main Street businesses.

The luncheon is held in observance of the 2019 National Small Business Week. It is a chance to shine the spotlight on Main Street businesses for their contributions as job creators and economic drivers in North Carolina. 

At 11:30 a.m., lunch will be served during the awards ceremony. To recognize entrepreneurs for their accomplishments, the following awards will be presented:

Prior to the luncheon, from 9:00 a.m. until 10:45 a.m., Carolina Small Business will offer five concurrent small business workshops to choose from, at no cost. Attendees will have the chance to learn in expert presentations on these topics:

Following the workshops, those in attendance will have the opportunity to network and learn about small business resources in the vendor gallery. 

*You may choose to attend workshops without attending the luncheon itself. Seating is limited.

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May 9 at 9:00 am - 1:30 pm


Hilton Raleigh North Hills

3415 Wake Forest Road, Raleigh, NC 27609

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