Winners of the Business Person of the Year and Non-Profit Business of the Year will be announced at the Business Expo Thursday, Breakfast May 3.

“For over 100 years, the Pine Bluff Regional Chamber of Commerce has worked with area businesses and organizations to help grow and strengthen our community,” a spokesman said in a news release.

“Back by popular demand, chamber members will have the opportunity to honor Business Person of the Year and Non-Profit Business of the Year. A new award will be added this year — Jefferson County Young Professional of the Year — that will be voted on by the members of the Jefferson County Young Professionals Network,” a spokesman said.

Business Expo will be held May 3 at the Pine Bluff Convention Center beginning with the Business Expo Breakfast from 7:30-9 a.m. at the banquet hall. Breakfast tickets are for $15 each.

Business Expo opens in the convention center arena from 9-10 a.m. for VIP (exhibitors and invited guests) and from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. for the general public. Admission is $5.

Booths are available. The member rate booth is $250 and the non-member rate booth is $360.

The deadline to nominate business leaders for awards is Thursday, March 22. Nomination forms must be returned to the Chamber by fax, email or mail. Details: Mandy Owens, or 870-535-0110.