BG Chamber announces Small Business Person of the Year

The owner of Wendy’s Management Company is named the 2007 Small Business person of the year.

Jim Smith received the honor this afternoon, Thursday, April 5, 2007 at the Bowling Green Area Chamber of Commerce.

Smith is a 1967 graduate of Western Kentucky University. He started his business career as a CPA before eventually forming Wendy’s of Bowling Green.

Smith is a former president of the Hilltopper Athletic Foundation and a major supporter of Junior Achievement and the National Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption.

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