10 YEARS
Recognizing, Celebrating, & Cultivating Entrepreneurs

2014 Award Winners

Main Street USA Award

Alison Barnett, Owner and President
Leaps and Bounds Therapy Services PLLC

Innovation Award

Adam Loukus, Vice President
REL, Inc.

Government Contracting Award

Chris Hunt, Owner
Engineered Materials Technology Inc. (EMTECH)

Small Business Awards

Small Business Person of the Year

Michael Olen Nevins, CEO
Full Spectrum Solutions, Inc. – Jackson, MI

Jeffrey Butland Family Owned Small Business

Mike Veenstra, President
Veenstra’s Garage, Inc – Ada, MI

Veteran Owned Small Business

Michael A. Bunting, CEO
ATIGROUP, Inc – Flushing, MI

SBA Young Entrepreneur of the Year

Tyler J. Decker, Owner
Pure Liberty Manufacturing – Ottawa Lake, MI

SCORE Counselor of the Year

David Broner

Michigan 50 Companies to Watch

365 Retail Markets - Troy
A Pass Educational Group LLC – Farmington
ACAT Global LLC – Charlevoix
Advenovation, Inc. – Rochester Hills
Akervall Technologies, Inc. – Ann Arbor
Amigo Mobility International, Inc. – Bridgeport
Aubree’s Flagstar – Ypsilanti
Bridgeguard, Inc. – Hancock
Bulman Products, Inc. – Grand Rapids
Carbon Media Group – Bingham Farms
Crorey Creations dba Choose Friendship – Clinton Township
DASI Solutions LLC – Pontiac
Dominion Systems – Grand Rapids
Double O Supply & Craftsmen, Inc. – Byron Center
Dynamic Conveyor Corporation – Muskegon
Edge Partnerships – Lansing
Everbest Organics – Munger
EZ Pro Delivery – Saginaw
Fullerton Tool Company – Saginaw
Great Lakes Potato Chip Co – Traverse City
Green Electrical Supply LLC – Auburn Hills
Happy Howie’s, Inc. – Detroit
Hop Head Farms LLC – Hickory Corners
Hospitalists of Northern Michigan – Traverse City
International Engineering & Mfg., Inc. – Hope
Journeyman Distillery – Three Oaks
Legal Copy Services, Inc. – Grand Rapids
McClure’s Pickles – Detroit
MCM Staffing LLC – Southfield
Michigan Lake Products, Inc. – Indian River
MyNorth Media – Traverse City
NeXt I.T. – Muskegon
Next Level Manufacturing LLC - Jenison
NOR-FAB ENTERPRISES, INC. – Gladstone
On Duty Gear – Port Huron
Prism Analytical Technologies, Inc. – Mt. Pleasant
Pyxis Technologies LLC – Plymouth
Rankin Biomedical Corporation – Holly
Regal Financial Group – Kentwood
Reliable Aftermarket Parts, Inc. – Williamston
Round Barn Winery, Distillery and Brewery – Baroda
Safie Specialty Foods Company, Inc. – Chesterfield
SCTools – Auburn Hills
Simply Fresh Market – Brighton
Smart Vision Lights – Muskegon
TekWissen - Ann Arbor
TG Manufacturing – Dorr
The Big Salad – Grosse Pointe Farms
Visiting Angels – Sterling Heights
Walker-Miller Energy Services LLC – Detroit