The UPS Store, Inc. Seeks Ultimate Small Business Owners With A National Business Competition

Small Biz Owners to compete for up to $25,000 to help grow their business

The UPS Store, Inc. is inviting entrepreneurs and small business owners from across the country to enter the Small Biz Challenge, a contest that is offering eligible small business owners a chance to win up to $25,000 and an editorial feature in Inc. Magazine.

The UPS Store® network, with over 4,800 independently owned and operated franchise locations across the United States, understands that starting and growing a business is hard work.  In an effort to help small businesses thrive, The UPS Store, Inc. is on the hunt for small business owners who think they have what it takes to compete in a live business challenge competition where their business skills will be tested.  We are searching for the most quick-witted, well-rounded small business owners who can handle absolutely any thing that comes their way.

UPS CEO gets coveted Horatio Alger Award; still can’t outrank Big Bird – Atlanta Journal-Constitution

The night before he was scheduled to announce his selection as CEO of United Parcel Service a few years ago, David Abney telephoned his daughter Valerie to break the news to her first.

“Papa is going to be on TV tomorrow,” Valerie announced to her 3-year-old who sat nearby. “Would you like to watch?”

Without hesitating, Sam answered, “No. I watch Big Bird.”

Abney shared that story with me just days after returning home from Washington, D.C., where he picked up one of this year’s coveted Horatio Alger medals.

UPS To Release First-Quarter Results On Thursday, April 25, 2019

UPS (NYSE:UPS) will announce its 2019 first-quarter results on Thursday, April 25, 2019, at approximately 7 a.m. Eastern Time.

At 8:30 a.m. ET, UPS Chairman and Chief Executive Officer David Abney and Chief Financial Officer Richard Peretz will lead an investor conference call. This call will be open to reporters and the public via a live Webcast.