ArtsGreensboro, in partnership with the Greensboro Chamber of Commerce, Guilford Merchants Association, and the North Carolina Entrepreneurship Center at UNCG, is accepting nominations for the 2017 Arts in Business Award. This annual award recognizes a Greensboro small business for its leadership and commitment to the arts and its impact on the arts, as measured by activities, projects, and/or events in support of any aspect of the arts.
To be eligible, a nominee must be a Greensboro business with 100 or fewer employees. Foundations, individual philanthropists, government agencies, and arts organizations are not eligible.
Last year’s award recognized The View on Elm for offering their designer eyewear store as a space for new and experienced artists to show their work to the public.
This year’s recipient will be honored at the Greensboro Chamber of Commerce Small Business Awards Luncheon on Tuesday, May 2.
Nominations for the 2017 Arts in Business Award are due to ArtsGreensboro no later than 5 pm on Thursday, March 30. Individuals and organizations are encouraged to nominated their own businesses or another that fulfills the criteria.