Debbie Nelson and Associates (DNA) received the Small Business of the Month Award on July 8, 2005. The award was presented to Debbie Nelson at the Greenville Chamber of Commerce’s Friday Focus held at the Greenville Hilton. As a monthly winner, DNA is now eligible for the Small Business of the Year Award, which will be announced in January.

At the awards ceremony Debbie accepted the award by saying, “I would like to thank our clients for allowing us the opportunity to do what we enjoy most…promoting their businesses!”

Debbie Nelson is actively involved with the Greenville Chamber of Commerce and has served on a variety of nonprofit boards. She currently serves on the Chamber’s Business Women In Action Conference committee, the Upstate Diversity Expo planning committee, and the Ambassador’s team. In addition Debbie is currently serving on the start-up board for the local chapter of the American Business Women’s Association.

DNA Creative Communications

DNA is the leading communications expert in South Carolina for nonprofit and government organizations that enhance quality of life in their communities. We build relationships with key audiences through branding, public relations, event management and online strategies. Our partners are organizations within the education, human services and sustainability sectors.

Founded in 1997, DNA has worked with more than 230 organizations and is the proud recipient of numerous awards from the Association of Marketing & Communication Professionals, the South Carolina Public Relations Society of America and the American Advertising Federation. Annually, DNA offers our Live Here Give Here program and Shine the Light on Your Nonprofit educational series, featuring training and workshops for nonprofit organizations. For more information, call 864.235.0959 x2 or visit