Nancy Ogburn received the 2012 Greater Women’s Business Council Trailblazer of the Year Award – Category I. She was recognized for exemplifying an example of the opportunities available through the efforts of entrepreneurial women and her participation in the free enterprise system by taking risks and being innovative. As a winner of this award Nancy is recognized for exhibiting community leadership as well as her business leadership. This award places Nancy among some of the most high profile women, making this accomplishment and designation a truly outstanding landmark in her career.
Tomato Palms, LLC was presented the Green Small Business Award at the 2012 Keep the Midlands Beautiful Gala for a Greener Midlands. The award was presented for their exceptional work in making the Midlands a cleaner, greener, more beautiful community. Nominations were accepted from the community and selected by the Keep the Midlands Beautiful Executive Committee.
Nancy Ogburn was presented the 2011 Conservation Award by the Woodmen of the World Lodges 2 and 1151. "The award was given for environmental efforts of her recycling company, Tomato Palms. The award includes the following Native American proverb: “We do not inherit the earth from our ancestors, we borrow it from our children." Read More
Tomato Palms received the 2010 Best Small Recycling Business award at the Department of Commerce/Recycling Marketing Development Advisory Council recycling forum in October 2010.
Tomato Palms was featured on the cover of Greater Columbia's Business Monthly magazine in October 2010.