The Greater North Fulton Chamber recognized outstanding small business members at the August 24 Wellstar Small Business Awards Luncheon. A record number of applications were submitted for review and interviews by the Awards Committee, and the decisions were difficult. These award winners exemplify entrepreneurial spirit, dedication, hard work, and sound business practices. They are shining examples of commitment to our community, and they serve as role models and inspiration to others.
The 2021 Small Business of the Year was presented to IBEX
IT BUSINESS EXPERTS, LLC. IBEX is a technology, training, and consulting services firm. They are committed to establishing, maintaining, and improving internal processes and controls to provide qualified personnel, products, and services for all clients. IBEX is a SBA Certified 8(a) and Woman Owned Small Business with a SECRET FACILITY CLEARANCE and over 17 years of experience delivering complex solutions. IBEX was named to the Inc. 5000 list of Fastest Growing Private Companies.
GNFCC also honored the 2021 Small Business of Excellence award winners. The winners are: Abel Solutions, LLC, Appen Media Group, Atlanta Divorce Law Group, Office Angels, and RO Hospitality.
“Recognizing the Small Business of the Year and Small Businesses of Excellence is one of the most important things we do as a Chamber,” said GNFCC CEO Kali Boatright. “More than 70% of our members are small businesses who employ our residents, drive our economy, and work diligently to succeed every day, despite the obstacles of an ongoing pandemic. They too are our heroes.”
The Greater North Fulton Chamber of Commerce is a private, nonprofit, member-driven organization comprised of more than 1200 businesses and organizations. As a regional chamber, its service area includes Alpharetta, Johns Creek, Milton, Mountain Park, Roswell and Sandy Springs. GNFCC is the leading voice on economic development, business growth and quality of life issues in North Fulton County.