Austin Young Chamber Announces 2021 FAVE Award Finalists

AUSTIN, TX — The Austin Young Chamber announces the fifty-two finalists for the 12th annual FAVE Awards event scheduled for Thursday, November 4, 2021 at Skybox on 6th in downtown Austin.

The FAVE Awards highlight the many businesses who are committed to supporting customers, employees, and our community through innovation, adaptability, and resiliency.

Forty-eight businesses and four individuals were selected to represent thirteen categories including FAVE Small Business, FAVE Eco-Friendly Business, and FAVE ChangeMaker. Finalists represent a wide array of businesses, from micro, women and minority owned to national and global companies.

“Central Texas businesses have done an incredible job of revitalizing our economy and community over the past eighteen months” said Alyssia Palacios-Woods, president & ceo of the Austin Young Chamber. “We look forward to recognizing their efforts and celebrating their accomplishments at the annual FAVE Awards this November.”


Congratulations to the 2021 FAVE Finalists:

FAVE Arts & Culture Experience

  • Austin Creative Reuse
  • Austin Opera
  • Something Cool Studios
  • ZACH Theatre


FAVE ChangeMaker

  • Alicia Roth Weigel
  • Faiez Rana
  • Kareece Sacco
  • Sara Bawany


FAVE Community Minded Company

  • Astounding Auctions
  • H-E-B
  • L’Oca d’Oro
  • Texas Mutual Insurance Company


FAVE Company Culture

  • Accruent
  • Bumble
  • Scribe Media

FAVE Eco-Friendly Business

  • Barr Mansion
  • Dell Technologies
  • Prep To Your Door
  • Samsung Austin Semiconductor


FAVE Go-To Spot

  • Dreamland Dripping Springs
  • Latchkey
  • Long Center
  • The Trail Foundation


FAVE Innovative Company

  • Abilitie
  • Silicon Labs


FAVE Legendary Austin Brand

  • Amy’s Ice Creams
  • Kendra Scott
  • NI
  • P. Terry’s Burger Stand


FAVE Local Non-Profit

  • Breakthrough Central Texas
  • Central Texas Food Bank
  • Mobile Loaves & Fishes
  • United Way for Greater Austin

FAVE Local Source for Info

  • A Taste of Koko
  • Austin Monthly Magazine
  • Community Impact Newspaper
  • When Where What Austin


FAVE Small Business

  • Blue Sky Partners
  • Buie & Co.
  • Dyslexia On Demand
  • TMC


FAVE Way to Keep Austin Healthy

  • A+ Federal Credit Union
  • Autonomy Therapy
  • Good Apple
  • TXB (Texas Born)


FAVE YP-Led Business

  • ICON
  • Swoovy
  • The Cathedral LLC
  • The Mentor Method

More information on the event, tickets, and sponsorship opportunities can be found on the 2021 FAVE Awards event page.

About the Austin Young Chamber:
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