The Judges for the 2014 Small Business Influencer Awards have spoken, and the Top 100 Champions have been selected! The list, as always, is a fabulous mix of up-and-comers and well-known small business enthusiasts, as well as companies and members of the media. The Champions were selected by a highly-esteemed\u00a0panel of Judges based on their involvement and influence in the small business community. The Awards, now in their fourth\u00a0year and produced by Small Business Trends and Small Biz Technology, honor companies, organizations, vendors, apps and people who have made a significant impact on the North American small business market. The first two\u00a0phases of the Awards involved\u00a0the small business community nominating \u00a0those who influenced them, and then picking their choices for Community Choice Honorees. Here are this year's Top 100 Champions as well as the Champions under the two special categories of \u00a0Best Growth Story and Best Marketing Campaign: Growth Story Champion Abe's Market Grows 4400% Marketing Campaign Champion CruiseOne - Shopping Cart Abandonment Email Marketing Campaign Top 100 Champions Rhonda Abrams Tim Adam Nellie Akalp Steven Aldrich Alibaba.com Appointment-Plus Apptivo B2B Exit Software Cindy Bates Jack Bienko BlogHer BoeFly Norm Brodsky Bo Burlingham business by MILES Chic CEO, Inc. Cisco Small Business Joe Connolly Constant Contact Barbara Corcoran CoxBLUE.com Mike Crandall Colleen DeBaise Dell Center For Entrepreneurs Peggy Duncan Elance Entrepreneur Eventbrite Evernote Loren Feldman Donna Fenn Fishbowl Formstack Duane Forrester Franne McNeal John Frazier Freelancer.com FreshBooks Jason Fried Front Desk Hector Garcia Tiffany Gillespie GoDaddy.com Jay Goltz Gail Goodman Google Apps Tomas Gorny Toni Harris Jared Hecht David Henkin John T. Hewitt Hiscox Small Business Insurance Judy Hoberman HubSpot Inc. Magazine Infusionsoft John Jantsch Martin Jones Ami Kassar Dave Kerpen Karen Kerrigan Rene Lacerte Lead411 Michelle Long Gene Marks Clate Mask Laurie McCabe Becky McCray John Meyer Miva Merchant Dominique Molina Gwen Moran Nextiva Nimble OPEN Forum Bob Phibbs Janine Popick Geno Prussakov ReachLocal Carol Roth Sage SCORE Paul Segreto Jennifer Shaheen Lauren Simonds SmallBizClub Paul Spiegelman Square Stitch Labs Steve Strauss Fran Tarkenton Tien Tzuo VeriSign Veteran Owned Business Project Vistaprint Susan Ward Julie Weeks Barbara Weltman Xero Yodle Honorable Mention CAN Capital Matt Mansfield Silva, Clarissa Vistage International Wagepoint Becomes First Multi-Country Payroll Software Be sure to view\u00a0the 2014 Community Choice Winners, too. Honor the Winners at the Small Business Influencer Gala The Top 100 Champions, Honorable Mentions and Community Choice Honorees will be honored at an Awards Gala on October 22, 2014, in New York City. The Gala is being held in conjunction with the Small Business Summit, so attendees get the double benefit of hearing a day of fantastic speakers and networking with other business owners, topped off \u00a0with a celebratory event to rally around Small Business Influencer winners. Everyone is invited to attend both the Summit and the Gala - so come join us! Register Here to Save 25%!