The Southern States Business Awards are returning for 2024. After a successful launch in 2023, this highly celebrated award will once again recognise and congratulate the hardworking companies in the American South.
New World Report is thrilled to have this award in its repertoire. Our exclusive award commends the achievements of companies and individuals throughout the American South who are dedicated to revolutionising their industries and striving tirelessly for success. Regardless of their industry or speciality, this award acknowledges outstanding companies, from Manufacturing and Marketing to Real Estate and Retail, offering an accurate picture of the thriving business landscape across the region.
The US Southern States are a vibrant blend of industries, cultures, and people. These states work together and take pride in being a part of the South. Thanks to the changing economic and political landscape, the South is fast becoming a hub for business and trade. This is due to the region’s favourable living conditions and business-friendly environment. More people are relocating to the Southern States, attracted by the many benefits they offer, and the rising population levels are a testimony to this trend.
The Southern Region of the United States boasts a diverse range of industries that make significant contributions to the nation's gross domestic product (GDP). Among these industries, Manufacturing stands out as a leading sector, with nearly every Southern State engaged in this field. The Healthcare and Real Estate sectors also play crucial roles in the economy of the region. Furthermore, the Real Estate and Hospitality industries are expected to gain more prominence as Southern States increasingly acknowledge the significance of luxury sectors in enhancing tourism and boosting the economy. The post-pandemic era presents an opportunity to revitalise the Tourism Industry, which was hit hard by the pandemic. Many Southern States are leveraging their unique characteristics to attract tourists, making this industry a dominant force in the region's economic prosperity. It is worth noting that the Southern States are distinct from their Northern counterparts, and each has something unique to offer to tourists. Therefore, the region's Tourism Industry has a promising future, and it is expected to continue being a vital component of the Southern Economy.
The Southern States are also home to other leading industries, such as Oil & Gas and Automotive. States like Texas and Louisiana have emerged as key players in the Oil & Gas Industry, while the Automotive Industry is experiencing strong growth across many Southern States. With an ideal business environment, the South is home to several thriving and emerging industries that are showing strong and sustained growth. These industries are booming and exhibit no signs of slowing down, making the South a prime destination for businesses looking for long-term success.
Now is the perfect time to appreciate and applaud the hardworking organisations that are excelling in their respective industries. These companies based in the South are leading the way in innovation and transforming their business practices, which is setting them apart from their competitors and firmly establishing the South's position in the economic landscape of the US. With their trailblazing efforts, they are making significant contributions to the economy and deserving of celebration for their many achievements.
The Southern States Business Awards 2024 accepts nominations from individuals and third parties. Our experienced professionals evaluate all nominees based on their quality and achievements, without bias towards their company size or location. The selection process is fair and impartial, ensuring that all candidates are objectively evaluated based on merit. If you know of a company worthy of recognition for its successes, please feel free to submit a nomination.
We wish all the nominees the best of luck!