Wilmingtonbiz logo
Print
More News

2014 Coastal Entrepreneur Award Winners Announced

By Jenny Callison, posted Apr 17, 2014
The judges have finished their deliberations, and the envelopes have been opened. Ten area companies and organizations, representing nine categories, have been chosen as this year’s Coastal Entrepreneur Award winners.

The Coastal Entrepreneur Awards program is run by the University of North Carolina Wilmington’s Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship and the Greater Wilmington Business Journal.

Its mission is to help foster increased entrepreneurial activity – and higher-paying jobs – in the region, according to the awards program website.

The winners, with their category shown in parentheses, are:
-Cape Fear Clinic (Nonprofit)
-Wilmington Area Rebuilding Ministry (Nonprofit)
-DocsInk (Emerging Company)
-National Speed (Retail)
-Next Glass (Internet-Related Company)
-Odyssey Fire Protection (Manufacturing & Distribution)
-Quality Chemical Laboratories (Biotechnology)
-SIVAD Business Solutions (Technology)
-TOZAL (Health Care)
-Without Limits (Services)

All the category winners will now enter a second round from which one overall winner will be chosen by a further panel of judges. The overall winner will then be announced at the 2014 Coastal Entrepreneur Awards Breakfast on May 22 at UNCW’s Burney Center.

All category winners will be honored as well.

For more information or to register for the breakfast event, click here.

Join The Discussion

Similar Stories

In The Current Issue

Info Junkie: Keith Holden

Keith Holden, vice president of information services for ATMC, shares his media recommendations from apps to movies.

Lifetime Achievement: 2014 Real Estate Awards

An architect, a construction manager and a commercial developer – find out who are this year’s Lifetime Achievement honorees for the Wilming...

CVB Rolls Out 2014-15 Marketing Plan

Bolstered by a strong year in 2013 for tourism activity, local officials are hoping their new marketing plan helps keep the momentum going....

Ico topnews Editor's Picks

CIE Tenant Lands Seed Money Investment From Raleigh Team

Jenny Callison - About 17 hours ago

CastleBranch To Hold Career Event In Advance Of Expansion

Jenny Callison - About 19 hours ago Trending News

Next Glass Named A Top Global Startup By Wall Street Journal

Jenny Callison - Oct 29, 2014

Real Estate Law Firm's Wilmington Office To Relocate

Cece Nunn - Oct 29, 2014
Consulting

Thayer Consulting LLC

Thayer Consulting LLC specializes in media placement. Whether it's television, radio, print, billboards or digital marketing, Thayer Consulting LLC will management your advertising buys. Just provide ...more

Ico trending Trending News

Greek Food Out; Calabash-style Seafood Moves In

Jessica Maurer - Oct 29, 2014

Epic Food Company Expands

Jessica Maurer - Oct 29, 2014

CastleBranch To Hold Career Event In Advance Of Expansion

Jenny Callison - Oct 30, 2014

Ico newsinimages News in Pictures

Have a tip, pitch or guest column?  Send us a tip.

Gallery Galleries

Video Videos

Power Breakfast Series - Special Sauce for Economic Development - March. 2014
WilmingtonBiz Expo Keynote - Ken Lowe - Founder HGTV, CEO Scripps Networks - March. 2014

Register to Continue Seeing Wilmington's Best Business Coverage!


There are three ways to register for free.

Sign in with LinkedIn, Facebook or create an account:



Already registered? Login here.

Your free registration includes:

  • Access to 10 articles per month on WilmingtonBiz.com
  • Email updates to stay informed on local business news
  • A mobile optimized website
  • Advanced notification of Business Journal events
  • Management of your digital and print subscriptions
Laptop iphone ipad