On the heels of Small Business Saturday, shark&minnow today announced its seventh annual #sharkATTACK, which the strategy firm has previously used as an opportunity to uplift local non-profit organizations. This year, shark&minnow is turning its focus to supporting a Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB) or Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) in Northeast Ohio that is still working to overcome the economic challenges created by the pandemic.

Key Dates

  • Entries Due – December 9, 2022 at 12:00 PM
    • Interested small businesses should submit their application for consideration using the form on this page. Application requirements:
      • Northeast Ohio Non-Profit Organization Name & Contact Information
      • Small businesses that are at least 51 percent minority-owned by a member(s) of one or more of the following groups:
        • Black or African American
        • Native American
        • Hispanic or Latino
        • Asian
        • Veteran
        • Religious
        • LGBTQ+
        • Women
      • One (1) project-based challenge
  • Winner Announcement – December 10, 2022
  • Consultation Session
    • shark&minnow will host the selected small business for a consulting session at their offices in Shaker Square, a date to be determined

Entry Form