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AUSTIN ---- The Texas Historical Commission encourages Texans to nominate a historic business in their community for special recognition. The Texas Treasures Business Award pays tribute to Texas’ well-established companies that are more than 50 years old. The award recognizes their exceptional historical contributions toward economic growth and prosperity to the state.

To be eligible, a company must be involved in the same type of business as when originally founded, and continue to operate the same, or very similar, type of business as it did at least 50 years ago. It must be able to demonstrate a good business relationship with the state. Examples include the Tip Top Café in San Antonio, the New Braunfels Smokehouse, Adams Extract & Spice in Gonzales, and the Mills County State Bank in Goldthwaite.

Created in 2005 through legislation authored by Sen. Leticia Van de Putte, D-San Antonio, and sponsored by Rep. Charles “Doc” Anderson, R-Waco, the program recognizes well-established Texas companies. The Texas Historical Commission expanded on the program, offering special recognition through a public display decal identifying the business as a Texas Treasure.

Consumers will know when they spot the familiar Texas Treasures business icon that they are doing business with a well-established, Texas-owned-and-operated business that has long contributed to job growth.

Visit www.thc.state.tx.us to download a nomination form.

For more information, call 512-463-6092.
 

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