The Buffalo district office of the U.S. Small Business Administration is accepting nominations for the 1997 New York State Small Business Person and the Small Business Advocates of the Year awards.
The Small Business Person award honors those whose company has achieved growth in employment and sales, has offered innovative products or services, and has contributed to the community.
The award for advocates recognizes those who advance the fortunes of minorities, veterans and women in business.
The deadline for nominations is Nov. 15. For more information, contact the SBA's Franklin J. Sciortino at 551-4305.