This award, sponsored by Webb Investment Services, recognizes a woman who demonstrates the transformation of her dream into the reality of a product or service and who exhibits the traits of an entrepreneur.

The candidate’s company must be an Asheville Chamber member based in, founded in or with a significant presence in Buncombe County.

Winner will be chosen by a selection committee comprised of representatives from the entrepreneurial community based on the merit of the application and quality of supporting documentation. Winner will be honored at the Asheville Chamber’s WomanUP Celebration in November.

Tips for submitting a nomination:

  • Self-nominations are encouraged.
  • Answer each question thoroughly. Winning nominations typically have at least one paragraph for each answer.
  • Give specific examples to demonstrate the candidate’s contributions.
  • Nominations are accepted through Aug. 10th, 2023.