SEATTLE, WASHINGTON, USA - December 4, 2008 - The UW Minority Business of the Year Awards program, presented by the Business and Economic Development Center and the Puget Sound Business Journal, recognizes outstanding achievement by people of color in building and growing businesses in Washington state. This recognition communicates the impact of minority businesses on the state's economy and supports the growth of the next generation of entrepreneurs of color.
The 2008 winners are:
WILLIAM D. BRADFORD MINORITY BUSINESS OF THE YEAR AWARD
DISTINGUISHED BUSINESS ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
EMERGING BUSINESS AWARD
RISING STAR AWARD
BUSINESS OF TOMORROW AWARD
Photo by Paul Gibson.