Circle Optics Named TOP 50 MWBE Honoree 2024

Apr 11, 2024 | In the Media | 0 comments

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Circle Optics named in the 2024 Top 50 MBWE in Greater Rochester.

Inaugural List of Fastest-Growing Women- and Minority-Owned Small Business Enterprises 

Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce the 2024 Greater Rochester Chamber MWBE Award honorees. The MWBE Awards recognize the Top 50 fastest-growing, privately-owned small minority- and women-owned business enterprises (MWBEs) in the Greater Rochester/Finger Lakes region. In partnership with accounting partner Insero & Co. CPAs, Greater Rochester Chamber will reveal the inaugural rankings and host an in-person award celebration at Floreano Rochester Riverside Convention Center on Thursday, May 2, 2024.

Representing nearly 2,000 employees, the inaugural Greater Rochester Chamber MWBE Award honorees, listed alphabetically, are as follows:

  • ACS Property Professionals
  • Agency 29
  • Aimee J Lewis PR, Marketing & Communications LLC
  • All New York Process Servers Inc.
  • Avarus Solutions, LLC
  • BRI Consultancy, LLC
  • Broccolo Tree and Lawn Care, Inc.
  • Circle Optics, Inc.
  • Compliance Connection Inc. dba Rogers Enterprises Construction Safety & Quality Consultation
  • Convergent Telecom
  • D2 Media LLC
  • Deborah Ham Whitt Agency, Inc
  • Design Space Studios, LLC
  • Economy Products & Solutions Inc.
  • Effortlessly Healthy LLC
  • Farmhouse Table, LLC
  • Girl Plower Snow Plowing and Landscaping
  • H2H Facility Services, Inc.
  • Henry E. Isaacs Quality Home Remodeling Inc.
  • Image 360 Rochester
  • Imagination Childcare Academy, Inc.
  • Intent
  • JK Executive Strategies, LLC
  • Joseph C. Lu Engineering, P.C. (dba Lu Engineers)
  • Lifetime Financial Group, LLC
  • Linden Digital Marketing
  • Marsherall Partners LLC
  • Media Connection, LLC
  • MedTec InterLinx, LLC
  • On The Move Contracting Services
  • One Stop Janitorial and Office Supply
  • Professional Notary Services, Inc.
  • Rochester Specialty Contractors
  • Rock Environmental, Inc
  • Seating Inc.
  • Stacy K Floral Inc.
  • Sue Steele Landscape Architecture, PLLC
  • The Caswood Group, Inc.
  • Think Out
  • Third Eye Network
  • Thomas Construction and Maintenance
  • Thorley Wealth Management, Inc.
  • Toggle Communications
  • Upstate Interiors LLC
  • US Ceiling Corp
  • Vanguard Engineering PC
  • Vargas Associates, Inc.
  • Weaver Mancuso Brightman PLLC
  • Wellness 360 Physical Therapy and Massage PLLC
  • Wellness Associates of Greater Rochester LLC

Greater Rochester Chamber President & CEO Bob Duffy said, “Looking at the honorees for our inaugural Greater Rochester Chamber MWBE Awards, we are excited to see and celebrate the outstanding successes of these organizations, spanning industries, sizes, and sectors. The collective economic and cultural impact of our small business MWBE Award honorees is remarkable, and we are proud to play a role in celebrating their leaders for breaking down the barriers minorities have historically faced. Our region would not be the same without the influence of these outstanding companies, and we are proud to have them in Greater Rochester. Please join us on Thursday, May 2 to applaud these remarkable organizations and celebrate the promise they offer for an even brighter future.”To be eligible for the Greater Rochester Chamber MWBE Awards program, applicants needed to show proof of a minimum 51% ownership, operation, and control by minorities and/or women. Companies also must be privately owned, headquartered in the nine-county Greater Rochester/Finger Lakes region, and have earned between $100,000 and $20 million in revenue in each of the three most recent fiscal years. The Greater Rochester Chamber MWBE Awards rankings are calculated based upon revenue, considering both dollar and percentage growth. Individual company revenue information is held confidential

2024 Greater Rochester Chamber MWBE Awards and Monroe County MWBE Certification Celebration

To be eligible for the Greater Rochester Chamber MWBE Awards program, applicants needed to show proof of a minimum 51% ownership, operation, and control by minorities and/or women. Companies also must be privately owned, headquartered in the nine-county Greater Rochester/Finger Lakes region, and have earned between $100,000 and $20 million in revenue in each of the three most recent fiscal years. The Greater Rochester Chamber MWBE Awards rankings are calculated based upon revenue, considering both dollar and percentage growth. Individual company revenue information is held confidential.

You are invited to join us for the inaugural 2024 Greater Rochester Chamber MWBE Awards Celebration on Thursday, May 2nd from 7:30 AM to 10:00 AM at the Floreano Convention Center, 123 E Main St, Rochester, NY 14604. In addition to revealing the rankings at the ceremony in May, Greater Rochester Chamber, in partnership with Monroe County, COMIDA, and MCIDC, will recognize and celebrate the 2023 locally certified MWBEs. To learn more about the Monroe County MBWE Certification, please see here.

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