Small Business Week Winners Announced
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
April 1, 2011
The Eastern Missouri winners were announced for Small Businesss Week 2011, sponsored by the Small Business Administration St. Louis District Office. They are:
- Small Business Team of the Year -- Elizabeth Pecha-Poelker, CEO; Steve Baum, president; and Jeff Feeney, general manager of PrintFlex Graphics Inc.
- SBA Young Entrepreneur of the Year -- Derek Weber, president and Brandon Dempsey, partner of goBRANDgo!
- Financial Services Champion of the Year -- Richard M. Palank, senior vice president of business finance of St. Louis County Economic Council.
- Eastern Missouri Small Business Week award winners named
- Home-Based Business Champion of the Year -- Suzanne M. Lunnemann, accountant and owner of Lunnemann Accounting Services LLC.
- Minority Small Business Champion of the Year -- Robert J. Peters, senior associate of Dungy, Peters & Associates LLC.
- Veteran Small Business Champion of the Year -- Jeremy P. Amick, assistant director of Missouri at the U.S. Department of Labor, Veterans' Employment and Training Service.
- Women in Business Champion of the Year -- Dorothy Gaynor Lockard, president of Dietrich Lockard Group Inc.