The Door County Economic Development Corporation is soliciting nominations for the annual “Door County Industry and Entrepreneur of the Year” awards. The awards are intended for firms that help create a positive business climate in Door County. The “Industry of the Year” award recognizes a construction, service or manufacturing business that has made a substantial impact on the community and enjoyed significant accomplishments during the past year. This year marks the 43rd year that the award, first presented in 1973 by the Door County Chamber of Commerce, will be handed out. The “Entrepreneur of the Year” award celebrates individuals who have taken the initiative to start and grow a successful small business in Door County. Any Door County resident or business can nominate a business or entrepreneur by contacting the Door County Economic Development Corporation, self nominations are encouraged. Nomination forms are available at www.doorcountybusiness.com and must be returned no later than Friday, February 26th. The award-winners will be announced at the Door County Economic Development Corporation’s annual meeting. The date of the event is expected to be released in the near future.