ALBANY, NY — The U.S. Chamber of Commerce has selected Noble Gas Solutions, a supplier of industrial gases and related products, as a winner in its annual Blue Ribbon Small Business Awards, a program that recognizes the top 100 companies nationwide for their success, innovation and contributions to economic growth and free enterprise.
An Albany, NY-based company celebrating its 75th anniversary, Noble Gas Solutions was chosen from a record number of applicants from communities across the nation for demonstrating exceptional business practices in areas including strategic planning, employee development, community involvement, and customer service.
“These are exciting times for Noble and for business opportunity and growth in the Capital Region,” said David Mahoney, President and CEO of Noble Gas Solutions. “This award is a testament to our employees’ commitment to excellence, and to the trust and confidence our clients and partners have placed in our company. As we celebrate 75 years in business, we look forward to continuing to invest in our business and our region.”
“This is an exciting achievement for the City of Albany and the North Albany neighborhood, as one of our own, Noble Gas Solutions, is recognized for its significant and positive impact on our community,” said Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan. “I salute David Mahoney for his longstanding commitment to improving the quality of life of our citizens through his business growth and steadfast philanthropy.”
“I commend Noble Gas Solutions and its President and CEO David Mahoney on a job well done,” said Albany County Executive Dan McCoy. “Noble strengthens our local economy by creating jobs and is a partner in spurring new investments in our high-tech industries. David leaves a positive impact on Albany County and our region.”
From the top 100 small businesses, the U.S. Chamber will announce seven regional finalists from among this year’s Blue Ribbon Small Business Award winners on March 18, and honor all of this year’s winners at the 11th annual America’s Small Business Summit, taking place June 8 – 10 in Washington, D.C. During the summit, one regional finalist will receive the DREAM BIG Small Business of the Year Award, sponsored by Sam’s Club, and a $10,000 cash prize courtesy of the U.S. Chamber.