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The 2014 Minority Business Opportunity Awards

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Shreveport, LA, April 4, 2014- The Business Development Connection of the Greater Shreveport Chamber of Commerce honors outstanding minority and women business owners, businesses and individuals at the Minority Business Opportunity Awards Dinner.

Annually, we recognize the following award categories: Emerging Business of the Year, Small Business Owner of the Year, Top Business Professional of the Year and Lifetime Achievement. 

Nominees for these awards are chosen because they consistently exemplify the highest standard of professional excellence, service to the community and are members in good standing with the Greater Shreveport Chamber of Commerce.

Emerging Business of the Year Nominees:
Luxury Grooming, Rooming and Daycare, Tammy Rushing  
TapSanp & Share, Lesley Duke

Small Business Owner of the Year Nominees:
Jamie Bradford Lopez, Po'Folks Promos
Karen P. Johnson, FocalPoint Coaching of Louisiana

Top Business Professional of the Year Nominees:
Domonique Benn, KSLA-TV
Sherell N. Jefferson, Regions Bank  
Ken Latin, Sci-Port Science Center
Paul A. Pratt, Chesapeake Energy Corp.
Jonathan K. Reynolds, Regions Bank

Announcing the Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient:
J. Anthony Grant, Brookshire's Grocery Company
           
Join us in honoring these outstanding businesses and individuals from our community at the Minority Business Awards Dinner, "Reflections on Success", on Thursday, April 24, 2014, 6:00 p.m. cocktails, 6:30 p.m. dinner at the Shreveport Convention Center, Shreveport, LA.  Individual tickets are $50 and table sponsorships are available. For ticket information, contact Stephanie Thedford at 318-677-2500.



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