It’s an honor to celebrate our members accomplishments and contributions to the Asheville community with our annual leadership awards.
Small Business Leader of the Year
These awards, sponsored by HomeTrust Bank, recognize two individuals who clearly reflect quality and dedication to the operation of business in the Asheville area and provide leadership accomplishments including innovation, initiative and civic responsiveness.
Submit a Nomination
Family Business of the Year Award
The Family Business of the Year Award, sponsored by UNC Asheville Family Business Forum, recognizes a family-owned business for their contributions to the community and success as a family-owned enterprise. Self-nominations accepted.
Submit an application
Excellence in Public Service
This Public Service Award, sponsored by First Bank, recognizes an individual for their outstanding contribution to the community through involvement, service or motivation to improving the quality of life for the citizens of Buncombe County.
This award, sponsored by Roberts & Stevens recognizes an individual or organization who has done outstanding work over the past year.