Small Town America: Small Business Revolution
Small business are taking back America’s Main Streets with this revolution!
Main Street Revolution started in 2015 to help revitalize America’s hometowns and the small businesses that make them unique. What is it? A small business contest that asks Americans to nominate a small town to receive $500,000 to use to refresh the town. The winning town is also featured in Small Business Revolution on Main Street webisodes which documents its transformation.
In all, Small Business Revolution is working towards revitalizing entrepreneurship and to showcase business owners that are the core of America (like you!).
The nominees have been selected for this year and will be chosen in February 2017 so stay tuned for season two webisodes and mark your calendar to enter YOUR town for 2018! You’ve got plenty of time to plan your nomination and could even tie it into your store’s marketing by giving your customers a small incentive for voting (free goodie bag or small percentage off), have an iPad ready for customers to easily vote at check out and so on.
Your town could be the next winner…imagine what your hometown could do with $500,000!
Tell us, what inspired you to open your small business? And what about hometown or main street inspires you?