North San Antonio Chamber Announces Winners of 2018 Small Business Leaders Awards

September 20, 2018


SAN ANTONIO, TX — The North San Antonio Chamber has selected the winners for the 2018 North San Antonio Chamber Small Business Leaders Awards.

Nine exceptional small business leaders from a variety of categories will be awarded for their positive contribution to San Antonio and their leadership in their respective industries. Of those, one will be selected as the recipient of the Small Business Leader of the Year.

The award ceremony dinner will also present the 2018 Lifetime Achievement Award to Maryanne Guido, CEO of Guido Construction Company. Guido Construction Company began as a small business 91 years ago and has since provided $3 billion in construction to our city.

“I am proud to accept this award on behalf of the Guido Team both past and present!  We are proud to have had the opportunity to play a role in building this great community for so many years. San Antonio is a wonderful city and has been good to us; we are fortunate and excited to do business here!” Maryanne Guido said.

The 2018 Small Business Leader Award recipients will be honored on October 10, 2018 from 6:00 – 9:00 PM at the McNay Art Museum.

2018 Lifetime Achievement Award
Guido Construction Company
Education Institution of the Year
Hallmark University
Financial Services Business of the Year
TexStar Bank
Healthcare Business of the Year
Gonzaba Medical Group
Manufacturer of the Year
Helmy Associates & Co., Inc.
Military & Veteran Business of the Year
Adjuvant Consulting, Inc.
Non-Profit of the Year
Main Plaza Conservancy
Public Relations Business of the Year
Komet Marketing Communications
Technology & Security Business of the Year
Women-Owned Business of the Year
K Friese + Associates


Founded in 1974, the North San Antonio Chamber of Commerce is proud to serve the San Antonio business community with an earned reputation as one of the state’s most dynamic advocacy organizations. The North San Antonio Chamber is resolute in their efforts to provide professional development, leadership recognition, and legislative advocacy for small businesses, cybersecurity, technology, transportation, and trade in Bexar County.

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Contact: North San Antonio Chamber
Mary-Margaret Hasslocher
Director of Public Affairs

(210) 273-3231