The Baton Rouge Area Chamber (BRAC) opened applications today for its Business Growth Award, which is designed recognize job growth in a company located in the nine parish Capital Region.

“The war for talent is a nationwide challenge,” said Adam Knapp, president and CEO of BRAC. “We are excited to celebrate those companies that not only are winning the war in employee retention, but are also creating new jobs. It is an opportunity to spotlight companies committed to growth in our region.”

According to a BRAC release, “Job growth is calculated based on percent increase in full-time employees over the previous three years. For the 2020 award, the qualifying years are 2017-2019. Businesses interested in applying must be located within the nine-parish Capital Region, but do not have to be current BRAC investors.”

The deadline to apply is Friday Feb. 7. Find the link to apply here.