ESBY Awards Nomination 2017


Outer Banks Chamber of Commerce

ESBY Award Nominations 2017 



Hilton Garden Inn

Holiday Inn Express

Manteo Furniture and Appliance


The Outer Banks Chamber of Commerce is requesting nominations

for the 2017 ESBY

(Entrepreneur & Small Business of the Year) Awards.


The Following Awards Will Be Presented:

Solopreneur (1 Employee)

Home-Based Business (3 or Less Employees)

Small Business (10 or Less Employees)

Small Business (11-50 Employees). 

Winners will be recognized at the

Entrepreneur and Small Business Celebration Luncheon

to be held Tuesday, June 6, 2017 


Applicants Criteria:
• Be a member in good standing of the Outer Banks Chamber of Commerce AND
have been in business in the area for a minimum of two consecutive years (since 2014).
• Demonstrate a commitment to the community and describe your ability to overcome obstacles.
• Complete the application questions: (1) Business History/Description, (2) Keys to Success,
(3) Community Involvement and (4) Reason for Nomination

A business may be selected to receive an award more than once as long as it has been at least five (5) years since they received award.

All 2017 Business of the Month Winners are automatically entered into the ESBY Awards. 
• Submit Application by 5:00 p.m. April 28, 2017


Completed applications should be submitted

to the Outer Banks Chamber of Commerce,

ATTN: Karen Brown at 

or mail to PO Box 1757. Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948.  


Use our on-line form

or download as an Adobe Acrobat Reader file.  




First Name
Last Name
Firm or Business Name
Website Address
Address 2
Nominee's Professional Background
Nominee's Community Contributions
Why Do They Deserve Recognition?
Year Established
Number of Employees
Submitted By (Your Name):
E-mail Address
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