The Small Business Person Of The Year Award is given out annually to a business leader who owns and operates a small business that employs 100 or fewer full-time employees. The 2013 winner was David Holland, owner of Signature Signs & Advertising Specialties. David began his business in 1995 and has been out in the community ever since.
"So lucky to even be born in Bowling Green, because Bowling Green is thriving and there are great opportunities here. You here of people who travel all across the country or all around the world that end up at the best place they can be. The grass is green here." said an excited Holland.
He was also recognized for his involvement with the Bowling Green Soap Box Derby in which more than 1,500 kids have competed.