The Tucson Metro Chamber Copper Cactus Awards presented by Wells Fargo celebrates the accomplishments and innovation of Southern Arizona’s small businesses and charitable non-profit businesses.
Friday, September 8
Casino Del Sol Resort
5655 W. Valencia Rd
5:00 p.m. Cocktail Reception
6:30 p.m. Dinner and Awards Presentation
9:00 p.m. Copper Cactus Awards After Hours Celebration
- Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona Best Place to Work
Nominees will be judged on their work environment and the morale of their employees.
- Cenpatico Integrated Care Workforce Development
Nominees will be judged on workforce training, advancing, promoting people from within; or providing special job-training or exploration opportunities for individuals with special needs.
- CopperPoint Small Business Leader of the Year
Nominees are judged on productivity in relation to sales, creativity and innovation in the workplace and their activity in the community.
- Cox Business Growth
Nominees will be judged on their gross revenue, employee growth and compensation expenditure growth.
- Nextrio Innovation
Nominees are judged based on their creative use of innovative processes or products to pioneer change in their industry.
- Tucson Electric Power Charitable Non-Profit Business
Nominees will be judged on their exceptional leadership, culture, innovation and growth.