The Greater Baltimore Committee will honor exceptional minority and women-owned businesses and outstanding advocates for minority business development at the 2009 Bridging the Gap Achievement Awards on September 23 at the University of Maryland School of Nursing.
The sixth annual awards event will honor outstanding businesses and individuals in the following categories:
• Minority/Women-Owned Business that has demonstrated outstanding achievement.
• Majority-Owned Business – corporations or individual executives that have shown leadership in the area of inclusive business practices.
• Partnership or Strategic Alliance that generates new business opportunities for minority or women-owned businesses.
• President’s Award – individual who has worked tirelessly to advocate for the advancement of minority and women-owned businesses in the Greater Baltimore region.
To nominate a candidate for any of these awards, please complete an application form by August 14. Self-nominations are acceptable.
Submit your application form, along with all supporting documents to: Kisha Lashley, Director, Bridging the Gap Initiative, Greater Baltimore Committee, 111 S. Calvert Street, Suite 1700, Baltimore MD 21202
For more information, contact Kisha Lashley at 410-727-2820, x19.
Event sponsors are GBC 2009 Corporate Sponsor University of Maryland, Baltimore; Ambassador Sponsor MedStar Health; Media Sponsors The Baltimore Times and The Daily Record; and Bronze Sponsor Johns Hopkins Medicine.
Register to attend the event.