Local business PEACEFUL LIVING HOME CARE has been named a winner of The 2018 American Small Business Championship by SCORE, the nation’s largest network of volunteer, expert business mentors. The Championship awarded this title to 102 entrepreneurs for their dedication to the success of their small businesses, awarding them an all-expense-paid trip to a training and networking event, SCORE mentoring and publicity throughout the year, and a chance to win one of three $15,000 grand prizes, made possible with the support of Sam’s Club.
PEACEFUL LIVING HOME CARE earned the title of American Small Business Champion by submitting an online application describing what makes their business one of the best small businesses in their community, and how they plan to use the prizes to grow their business. Nominations that garnered at least 100 votes were then presented to a judging panel of small business experts that determined 102 winners including PEACEFUL LIVING HOME CARE.
Since opening for business in 2016, The management team and staff have worked tirelessly to provide the best in-home care to their clients while providing peace of mind to their family members and loved ones. By choosing to grow slowly at the onset of services, PEACEFUL LIVING HOME CARE has established a reputation synonymous with Quality, Reliability, and Compassionate Care. "We understand that our business is service-oriented and the very word “service” implies a more personal interaction. Good relationships are built on trust and fostering good relationships with our clients and their families are essential to our success." says James Miller owner of PEACEFUL LIVING HOME CARE. Today, the business is prospering, meeting the needs of the elderly population who prefer to age in place and providing vital jobs for deserving, qualified and caring individuals. Additionally PEACEFUL LIVING HOME CARE connects their clients with community-based programs, activities, and resources to improve their quality of life and strengthen the community in which they live.
SCORE congratulates and celebrates these 102 American Small Business Champions, who represent some of the best small businesses in America,” said SCORE CEO Ken Yancey. “We are proud to reward these passionate and hardworking entrepreneurs with business mentoring, publicity and additional networking and training opportunities, and we look forward to watching them utilize these tools to further grow their business success.”
"Supporting entrepreneurs has been a part of who we are for nearly 35 years," said Tracey D. Brown, Senior Vice President of Operations and Chief Experience Officer at Sam's Club. "Many of our members own a small business and we appreciate having the opportunity to help them as they find creative solutions to problems they face on a day to day basis. The 102 winners celebrated through the American Small Business Championship are excellent examples of how innovation, persistence and knowing your customers can help an entrepreneur overcome obstacles and we congratulate them on their accomplishments.”
PEACEFUL LIVING HOME CARE is also eligible to win one of three additional $15,000 grand prizes, by being named Grand Champion. A judging panel of small business experts will select three Grand Champion from the group of small business champions this summer. Selection will be based on how effectively Champions utilize their prizes to grow business revenue or operations, as well as how effectively the winners promoted the Championship in the media and social media.
To learn more about The American Small Business Championship and to view the complete list of Champions, visit www.championship.score.org