Small Business of the Year Award Finalists Announced
The Pittsburg Area Chamber of Commerce and BKD, LLP have announced the finalists for the 2015 Small Business of the Year Award. Based upon evidence of successful operations, as well as significant contributions to the community, the following businesses have been recognized as finalists for the award:
The Finishing Touch
Laura’s Fitness & Beauty
Roto Rooter Sewer
“These finalists exemplify what it means to be a successful small business,” said Devin Gorman, Pittsburg Area Chamber vice president of operations. “They are highly visible, active businesses in our community, and each one is deserving of this distinction.”
The finalists were selected by a nomination review committee, and over the next week the committee will conduct interviews with each of the finalists. The winner of the 2015 Small Business of the Year Award will be announced at the chamber’s Annual Banquet on May 21.
Affordable Care Act Compliance - What You Need to Know
If you own or manage a small business, whether you have one employee or ninety-nine, compliance with the Affordable Care Act is necessary. Do you know what actions are needed to be compliant, and do you have correct offerings in place so that your business isn't penalized? Please visit our ACA Information page to access information provided by the U.S. Small Business Administration.
Pinamonti Physical Therapy and Wellness Center Win State Award
Pinamonti Physical Therapy and Wellness Center's new 26,000 sq ft fitness center complex has won the AGC's "Award of Honor" in recognition as one of the best projects of the year in Kansas.
The award is presented by the Associated General Contractors of Kansas, after review of projects throughout the entire state. The new center brings further recognition to Southeast Kansas, and Pittsburg in particular, where a number of high profile building projects have recently been completed or are in the works.
"We are thrilled that our center has been recognized and awarded this honor. We set out to build an amazing facility and this award further confirms that we achieved that goal. It is a special place both in its design and what its realization offers Pittsburg. This is great for us and the community as a whole," said Brian Pinamonti, President of Pinamonti Physical Therapy and Wellness Center. (Contributed article and photo)