As part of National Small Business Week, the San Diego District Office of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) will be recognizing 16 award winning small businesses and small business champions at its annual Awards Luncheon. The event, which will be held on May 4th from 11:30 AM Р1:30 PM at the San Diego Marriott, will recognize these award winners for their contributions to the American economy. Candidates for awards in a variety of categories are nominated by trade associations, chambers of commerce, lenders, and business assistance organizations. This year, the San Diego CITD nominated two clients for awards. San Diego CITD client, Neyenesch Printers, won for the category of Family-Owned Small Business of the Year for the San Diego District,  and CITD client, Rough Draft Brewing, won for the category of Small Business Exporter of the Year for Region IX, which includes Arizona, California, Guam, Hawaii, and Nevada.

For additional information on the Awards Luncheon and a full list of award winners in the SBA’s San Diego District, click here.