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Near Southside Businesses Named as Finalists for Small Business of the Year

Jan 28, 2019

Near Southside businesses nearly swept the Category Winners named at the Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce Forte Awards in January. 

Near Southside category winners were:

  • Emerging Business (up to three years): 6th Ave Homes, a one-stop shop for buying, selling, design and renovation of homes.
  • Consumer/Retail: Tribe Alive, a sustainable fashion brand employing more than 150 people in underdeveloped areas in five countries.
  • Professional Services: Elements of Architecture, a full-service commercial architectural firm.

The fourth category winner was Silver Creek Materials in the Manufacturing and Distribution category.

The event was held in the Near Southside as well, at The 4 Eleven event space on South Main Street. One of the four category winners will be named Small Business of the Year at the Mayor’s State of the City luncheon in February.

Read more in the Fort Worth Business Press.