NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Four Tennessee companies, all from Knoxville, have been chosen as U.S. Chamber of Commerce Blue Ribbon Small Business Award winners.
They were selected for job creation, economic growth and their commitment to their employees, customers and community.
The four are ES&H Inc.; Hedstrong Design; Partners Development; and Prestige Cleaners, who all will be honored at America's Small Business Summit 2011 May 23-25 in Washington, D.C.
Seventy-one other winners across the country will join the four in competing for a $10,000 cash prize.
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