I Love NYC SMB is an initiative to celebrate and support New York City small business owners who not only survived the first year of the pandemic but who contributed in ways that had a meaningful impact on their communities and the economy.

I Love NYC SMB is an initiative to celebrate and support New York City small business owners who not only survived the first year of the pandemic but who contributed in ways that had a meaningful impact on their communities and the economy.

What…

We have searched New York City for 100 small businesses that not only survived the pandemic but who found ways to innovate and also contributed to their communities. We are giving each of these 100 SMBs a Thank You Prize with a value of $10,000 and running a multi-month campaign to drive new business, revenue, and support to them.

 

What…

We have searched New York City for 100 small businesses that not only survived the pandemic but who found ways to innovate and also contributed to their communities. We are giving each of these 100 SMBs a Thank You Prize with a value of $10,000 and running a multi-month campaign to drive new business, revenue, and support to them.

 

When…

Nominations opened on March 18, 2021 – exactly 1 year after NYC went into lockdown and small business owners in NYC faced the greatest challenges in recent history. After vigorously vetting hundreds of application, the #TY100 businesses have been chosen and were announced on May 25th, 2021! In the coming month, we will drive a public marketing campaign, rallying the public to support and #buyfromsmallbusiness.

When…

Nominations opened on March 18, 2021 – exactly 1 year after NYC went into lockdown and small business owners in NYC faced the greatest challenges in recent history. After vigorously vetting hundreds of application, the #TY100 businesses have been chosen and were announced on May 25th, 2021! In the coming month, we will drive a public marketing campaign, rallying the public to support and #buyfromsmallbusiness.

Where…

The 100 small business owners have been chosen from within the 5 boroughs – Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens, Staten Island, and The Bronx. The selected businesses are both brick and mortar and virtual. All campaign elements supporting these 100 small business owners and small businesses, in general, will be within the 5 boroughs of New York City and/or virtual. We will always respect the most up-to-date Covid Safe rules and regulations.

Where…

The 100 small business owners have been chosen from within the 5 boroughs – Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens, Staten Island, and The Bronx. The selected businesses are both brick and mortar and virtual. All campaign elements supporting these 100 small business owners and small businesses, in general, will be within the 5 boroughs of New York City and/or virtual. We will always respect the most up-to-date Covid Safe rules and regulations.

Who…

This campaign is for the true blue small businesses of NYC. Owner operated, bootstrapped business owners who put their heart, soul, savings, credit lines, blood, sweat and tears into building a business that creates opportunities for their families, teams, communities and the economy.  These businesses are your local coffee shop, favorite hair salon, your accountant, the indie designer down the street, the daycare your kids go to, your go-to bakery and more – your days are touched every day by many small business owners!

Who…

This campaign is for the true blue small businesses of NYC. Owner operated, bootstrapped business owners who put their heart, soul, savings, credit lines, blood, sweat and tears into building a business that creates opportunities for their families, teams, communities and the economy.  These businesses are your local coffee shop, favorite hair salon, your accountant, the indie designer down the street, the daycare your kids go to, your go-to bakery and more – your days are touched every day by many small business owners!

Why…

Because many of the best parts of New York City are in the small businesses in every community and on every corner. These small businesses and the owners who have created them bring character, charm, jobs, money, and experiences into every borough. The pandemic has been incredibly hard on small business owners in NYC, and it is time we gave them some love!

Why…

Because many of the best parts of New York City are in the small businesses in every community and on every corner. These small businesses and the owners who have created them bring character, charm, jobs, money, and experiences into every borough. The pandemic has been incredibly hard on small business owners in NYC, and it is time we gave them some love!