SBA Names 2014 Houston District Small Business Person of the Year, Small Business Champions Winners

SBA Names 2014 Houston District Small Business Person of the Year, Small Business Champions Winners will be honored during June 12th luncheon
                                                                
HOUSTON—The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has named Dr. Nawab Baloch the 2014 Houston District Small Business Person of the Year.  Dr. Baloch is President and CEO of Clinical Trial Network, a clinical research company.  His company employs over 100 people with sales in excess of $2.4 million. 
           
“Dr. Nawab Baloch is being honored for his achievements as a successful entrepreneur whose innovation and determination have helped boost the economy of our state and contributed to our nation’s economic growth.  We look forward to honoring him and the Houston District champion award winners during the Small Business Awards Luncheon,” said Manuel Gonzalez, SBA Houston district director. 

The Houston District Small Business Awards Luncheon, sponsored by SCORE Houston will be held at the JW Marriott Houston on June 12, 2014.  The event will kick off with two workshops before the luncheon.  For more information about the luncheon, visit www.scorehouston.org  or call SCORE at (713) 485-6565.

The 2014 Houston District Small Business Award winners:
Family-Owned Small Business of the Year
Scott Hatcher
M & D Supply, Inc.

Women in Business Champion of the Year
Patricia Vice
Texas Security Shredding

Financial Services Champion of the Year
Bruce Hurta     
Members Choice Credit Union

Veteran Small Business Champion of the Year
Martin G. Meyer
B. Meyer Bookkeeping Solutions, LLC

Minority Small Business Champion of the Year
Abe Gonzalez
RPC Global, Inc.

Entrepreneurial Success Award
Kathleen D. & Robert B. McMordie
Texas Swim Academy

Young Entrepreneur of the Year
Carrie Reese
Advanced Piping Products