Small Business Is a Big Deal

Our small businesses make a big impact on the regional, national and even global economy. Supporting small business in the Mahoning and Shenango valleys is essential to fuel our economic engine – now more than ever.

During the Rally Around Small Business campaign, The Business Journal recognizes the “Unsung Heroes” of small business. Click the button below to nominate your favorite small business.

As the campaign rolls out, check our News page for profile stories, pictures, listings and links for the businesses, as well as coverage that examines the challenges small businesses face and how they overcome them, and where they can go for help.

We are also compiling a compendium of how-to tips and educational articles on our Strategies page, as well as Resources that business owners can consult all year long.

Click the links below for our coverage, and be sure to check back often as we Rally Around Small Business!

Profiles, features and videos of regional small businesses.
How-to tips and articles featuring business experts and thought leaders.
Links, guides and market data that gives small businesses an edge.

Let’s Rally!

CLICK HERE and fill out the form to nominate an Unsung Hero. Nominations close May 31, 2019.

Click here for an index of our current nominees.

The Business Journal thanks its campaign sponsors.