The U.S. Chamber announced the 2012 Blue Ribbon Award Winners! Affordable Buttons is among the 75 small businesses that were selected from a nationwide pool of applicants for their innovative business practices and strong contributions to their communities. From this list of winners 7 finalist will be announced on March 15th and the Business of the Year winner will be picked from the top 7 in Washington DC at the end of May.
Affordable Buttons was also a Stevie Award Finalist for Fastest Growing Company of the Year 2011 for Women In Business. Linda Christopherson, our founder and president attended the ceremony November 11th in NYC where they announced the winner. Linda didn't win but she did have an awesome time enjoying the company of so many successful ladies!
We are also excited to have made the Inc. 500/5000 list of fastest growing private companies in the US for 2011. You can read our official press release by click the PDF file below and read our official Inc. Rank and Profile by using the other link below.
Growing a Healthy Business
Our founder and president, Linda Christopherson, was featured in a story in the 2011-2012 Rochester Womens Directory called "Growing a Healthy Business".
Mastering Last Minute Orders
Affordable Buttons has had the privilege of being featured in the July 2011 issue of Inc. Magazine in an article called "Mastering Last Minute Orders". You can read the article by clicking the link below.
How They Did It
MN Business Magazine did a story on Affordable Buttons called "How They Did It" in their October 2011 issue. Explaining how they got to be so successful.