UPS Small Business Awards


The US package delivery and logistics company UPS announced in September the launch of the third edition of its UPS Entrepreneurial Spirit Award in 14 countries of Latin America and the Caribbean, including Chile.

The winners will be announced on November 9 and prizes include up to US$50,000 in cash, divided between the three most innovative and successful small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the region. In addition, first place will get a scholarship to participate in INCAE Business School’s Executive Management and Leadership Program in Costa Rica.

“SMEs play a vital role in the growth and development of a competitive and efficient market in Latin America, so UPS will continue to encourage their growth in the region,” said Augie Picado, vice president of marketing for the Americas Region at UPS.