Mike Maher Mamed Young Entrepreneur of the Year

Posted on Sep 18, 2017


Houwzer Co-Founder and CEO Celebrated at Chamber of Commerce Excellence Awards.

We’re excited to announce that Mike Maher has been named Young Entrepreneur of the Year by the Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce!

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Each year, the prestigious Excellence Awards recognize the people and companies that have demonstrated unique vision, innovation and achievement in support of our region’s economy and small to mid-size business community. 

To be named Young Entrepreneur of the Year, candidates are evaluated on their commitment to social responsibility, entrepreneurial success at an early age, growth trajectory for the next 5 years, and high level of entrepreneurial spirit, leadership, perseverance, creativity, and determination to be successful. With such rigorous standards and respected competitors, Mike’s recognition is an even greater honor.

As such, we can’t wait to celebrate at the 35th Annual Excellence Awards Reception! Taking place on November 9 at SugarHouse Casino, we hope to see you there for the reception, awards, and networking as we celebrate this year’s class of business leaders. 

Winners included Young Entrepreneur of the Year, Mike Maher, Houwzer; Small Business Person of the Year, Frank Iannucci; Customer Service Excellence of the Year, Green Lawn Fertilizing / Green Pest Solutions; Family-Owned Business of the Year, Robertson's Flowers and Events; ImpactPHL Award, Solar States, LLC; Manufacturer of the Year, Nielsen-Kellerman Co.; Non-Profit Organization of the Year, Legacy Youth Tennis & Education;  Professional Services Excellence of the Year, Partner's Consulting; Strategic Growth Excellence of the Year, Turn5; and Technological Excellence of the Year, Asset-Map, LLC. 

Congratulations again to Mike and all of this year’s incredible winners.


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