Affordable Buttons is a 2012 U.S. Chamber of Commerce Blue Ribbon Award Winner


Affordable Buttons was selected from a nationwide pool of applicants and honored by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce for being a leader in job creation and economic growth.


Affordable Buttons Named as Finalist 8th Annual Stevie Awards for Women in Business


Affordable Buttons was a Stevie Awards finalist for Fastest Growing Company of 2011 in the Women in Business category. The Stevie Awards honor women executives, entrepreneurs, and the companies they run worldwide. The Stevies have been hailed as the world’s premier business award.


“Growing a Healthy Business,” featuring Affordable Buttons founder Linda Christopherson, is published in Rochester Women’s Directory


Linda Christopherson speaks of the challenges and successes of starting and growing a small company. Follow the link below to read the full story in the Rochester Women’s Directory and learn Linda’s five tips for growing your business.


Affordable Buttons featured in Inc. Magazine’s “Mastering Last Minute Orders”


Affordable Buttons ships approximately 40,000 custom buttons every night. Our production line efficiency and quick turnaround time are highlighted in the Inc. Magazine article below. Follow the link to read the whole story.


Inc. Magazine Unveils Its Annual Exclusive List of America’s Fastest-Growing

Private Companies—the Inc. 500|5000


Affordable Buttons is excited to have made the Inc. Magazine 500/5000 list of fastest-growing private companies in the United States in 2011. For the official press release, open the PDF file below.


Affordable Buttons spotlighted in ABC Channel 6 news segment


ABC Channel 6 news in Rochester, Minnesota, toured the Affordable Buttons facility and interviewed founder and owner Linda Christopherson on the business’s successes and achievements. Click the link below to watch the segment.


Affordable Buttons founders Tom and Linda Christopherson tell “How They Did It” in Minnesota Business Magazine


Affordable Buttons started out with one small button machine and a few hundred round button parts. Now the company employs 35 full-time and 55 seasonal employees who produce and ship between 30,000 and 40,000 buttons a day. Read the keys to Tom and Linda’s success in the Minnesota Business Magazine article below.


Affordable Buttons founder Linda Christopherson is guest speaker on Good Morning Rochester


Linda Christopherson was a guest speaker on the “Good Morning, Rochester” show on KROC AM in Rochester, MN. Follow the link below to hear Linda speak about the company’s beginning and what helped make the business successful.