Propelling Impact and Innovation
Michigan Entrepreneurs

2016 Award Winners

Main Street USA Award

Jim LeCureux, Owner
Mrs. Glee’s Foods, LLC – Hillman

Innovation Award

Bob Chunn, CEO
ContentOro – Ann Arbor

Government Contracting Award

Matt Davis
Central Lake Armor Express, Inc. DBA Armor Express – Central Lake

Small Business Awards

SCORE Counselor of the Year

Allen Wilson
SCORE Muskegon Counselor – Muskegon

SBDC Consultant of the Year

Denise Hansen
SBDC – Escanaba

Small Business Exporter of the Year & Regional Winner

John Sammut, President & CEO
Steven Fraser, Vice President of Operations
Peter Barclae, Chairman
Wally Johnson, Vice President of Finance, Supply Chain & IT
Firstronic LLC – Grand Rapids

Woman Owned Small Business

Nawal Motawi, Founder & Owner
Motawi Tileworks – Ann Arbor

Veteran Owned Small Business

Steven York, Founder & CEO
James Cowper, President
Contract Professionals, Inc. – Waterford

Small Business Person of the Year

Russell Beaver, President
RB Construction Company – Sterling Heights

Michigan 50 Companies to Watch

Advaita Corporation – Plymouth
Abcor Industries – Holland
Afia Inc. – Ann Arbor
Avomeen Analytical Services – Ann Arbor
Banza LLC – Detroit
BizStream, Inc. – Allendale
Bromberg & Associates, LLC – Hamtramck
Cash n Carry Flooring LLC – Traverse City
Celsee Diagnostics – Plymouth
Clarity Communication Advisors – Southfield
Coastal Automotive LLC – Rochester Hills
Code Blue Corporation – Holland
Collage.com, Inc. – Brighton
Credibly – Troy
Energy Design Service Systems, LLC – Whitmore Lake
Firebolt Group Inc. – Wixom
foodjunky, Inc. – Detroit
Goldfish Swim School Franchising, LLC – Birmingham
Hayhoe Asphalt Paving LLC – Holt
Image Data Conversion, LLC – Saline
Inmatech, Inc. – Ann Arbor
Innereactive Media, LLC – Grand Rapids
IP Consulting Inc. – Kentwood
ITC, Incorporated – Holland
JMC Electrical Contractor, LLC – Clinton Township
Johnstone Supply Detroit – Orion
Local Orbit, Inc. – Ann Arbor
Recruitment Management Consultants, LLC – East Lansing
McCardel Restoration – East Lansing
Millendo (previously Atterocor, Inc.) – Ann Arbor
MMI Engineered Solutions, Inc. – Saline
Modustri LLC – Grand Rapids
Mopec, Inc. – Oak Park
Mount Bohemia – Lac La Belle
Neuvokas Corporation – Ahmeek
Parjana® Distributions, LLC – Detroit
Public Lumber Company – Detroit
Red Level Networks, LLC – Novi
RightAnswer.com, Inc. – Midland
RightBrain Networks – Ann Arbor
Service First Logistics Incorporated – Auburn Hills
The Service Professor, Inc. – Grand Rapids
Smart Bottoms Inc. – Ada
STEWART Industries LLC – Battle Creek
Stormcloud Brewing Company – Frankfort
Tome, Inc. – Royal Oak
Truscott Rossman Group, LLC – Lansing
Verdeterre Contracting, Inc. – Canton
Web Ascender – Okemos
ZeroBase Energy LLC – Ferndale