Tawas Plating Company was among almost 60 companies from across the state were honored at the 11th annual Michigan Celebrates Small Business.
Awards on May 7 include the Michigan 50 Companies to Watch, Main Street USA, Small Business Innovation, Government Contractor of the Year, Small Business Person of the Year and Small Business Exporter of the Year.
The 50 Companies to Watch Award honors growth-oriented businesses based on market expansion, job creation, technological innovation, and community impact.
Diane Durance, president of MiQuest said, “The companies honored on May 7 collectively achieved more than $308 million in total revenue and employed 1,748 people in 2014. This year, they’re planning to create 798 new jobs.”