Manchester - 2nd Annual Mayor's Small Business Awards

Manchester, NH – The Mayor’s Office and the Economic Development Office (MEDO) are accepting nominations for the 2nd Annual Mayor’s Small Business Awards.  The Mayor’s Awards are part of Manchester Small Business Week presented by Citizens Bank.  Manchester Small Business Week (MSBW) will take place from Monday, May 21st – Friday, May 25th and will feature a full-week of programs and events geared to provide small business owners with the information and resources they need to be successful.  The Mayor’s Awards will honor Manchester small businesses in three separate categories: Growth, Innovation and Community Service.  Last year’s winners include, XMA Corp. (Growth), Liquid Health Labs (Innovation) and Print Savvy (Community Service).

“Manchester is home to thousands of small businesses, many of which are growing and  implementing innovative business practices that help their business succeed,” stated Mayor Ted Gatsas.  “ The Mayor’s Award allows the City to recognize these unique small businesses and the vital role they play in our local economy.”  

Two finalists from each category will be featured in New Hampshire Business Magazine and the award winners will be recognized at an Awards Recognition Breakfast on Friday, May 25th at the New Hampshire Institute of Politics at Saint Anselm College. 

To nominate a company please visit and click on Small Business Week for a nomination form.  Nominations will be accepted through Monday, February 27th

MSBW is made possible through the support of our presenting sponsor, Citizens Bank, and our supporting sponsors, Devine Millimet, Anagnost Companies, Millennium Integrated Marketing, Printer’s Square and New Hampshire Business Magazine. 

For more information about Manchester Small Business Week or to find out how  you can get  involved, please contact Chris Wellington, Economic Development Office, at 603-624-6505 or visit