Three Great Awards · One Great Night!

Crowne Plaza Charlotte Executive Park Hotel, 6:00-9:00pm


The Rising Star Award

Presented to a NAWBO Charlotte member who has demonstrated entrepreneurial creativity and determination in successfully managing a business that is less than 5 years old.

The Woman Business Owner Award

Presented to a NAWBO Charlotte member who has demonstrated strong leadership skills in growing and managing a successful business that is more than 5 years old, while also sharing those skills by participating in volunteer and civic activities.

Click the link below to nominate yourself OR a fellow NAWBO member today: Nominations are open through February 16th!

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  2019 NAWBO Charlotte Awards Gala Sponsorship Opportunities



 NC Women Business Owners Hall of Fame

Charlotte is host city for the NC Hall of Fame award this year. Launched in 2018, the North Carolina Women Business Owners Hall of Fame honors North Carolina’s most successful female entrepreneurs and advocates who have made significant and enduring contributions to impact women’s entrepreneurial development in North Carolina. This initiative is in coordination with NAWBO-Raleigh, the Small Business Administration and many other North Carolina organizations. Keep in mind, nominees for the Hall of Fame do NOT need to be a NAWBO member, and they can be living or deceased.

Nominations are open through March 15th!