We are pleased to share that Tonneson + Co has been named Small Business of the Year 2021 by the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce. The annual Small Business of the Year Awards showcase the contributions of businesses to our communities, celebrating their vision in the categories of Diversity and Inclusion, Cultural Excellence, Community Impact, Innovation and Growth, CEO Leadership, and Small Business Champion. Tonneson + Co has been named Small Business of the Year in the Innovation and Growth category, which recognizes a business that has developed or utilized technology and practices to innovate and accelerate its growth.
“Congratulations to the six honorees of our annual Small Business of the Year Awards. The region’s small businesses have always been the heartbeat of our economy, fueling job growth and economic opportunity in our communities. Through the challenges of the pandemic, small businesses exhibited grit and perseverance, and during the economic recovery, we must continue to support, celebrate, and champion small businesses,” said James E. Rooney, President and CEO of the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce.
Tonneson + Co was named a Small Business of the Year alongside five other organizations, in the following categories: Coils to Locs (Diversity and Inclusion); Strategy Matters (Cultural Excellence); Forward Financing (Community Impact); Moonshine 152 (CEO Leadership); and The Castle Group (Small Business Champion.) We congratulate our fellow honorees and thank them for their leadership, dedication and contributions to our community.
“We would like to thank the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce for naming our company a Small Business of the Year in the Innovation and Growth category. Our innovation as a company comes from embracing leading-edge technologies and engaging with other companies and organizations in an exchange of best practices. We make a concerted effort to remain visible and top of mind as a resource to our strong network of businesses, individuals, nonprofits, and independent private schools.
We feel grateful to have nurtured business and personal relationships that have spanned more than 40 years in the Greater Boston region. We are honored and humbled by this recognition, and we are proud to be a member of the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce,” said Richard E. Mastrocola, President and CEO of Tonneson + Co.
To learn more about the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce Small Business of the Year awards, please visit the GBCC website.