The UMD Center for Economic Development (CED) has announced a record 75 businesses have been nominated to receive honors during the 25th Annual Joel Labovitz Entrepreneurial Success Awards program, which recognizes entrepreneurs and business owners from throughout the Twin Ports and Northeastern Minnesota.

Award categories include Micro Entrepreneur, emerging entrepreneur, established entrepreneur, mature entrepreneur and environmentally engaged entrepreneur.

 The following have been nominated in each category:

MICRO ENTREPRENEUR

EMERGING ENTREPRENEUR

ESTABLISHED ENTREPRENEUR

MATURE ENTREPRENEUR

ENVIRONMENTALLY ENGAGED ENTREPRENEUR