Awards and Contributions


Small Business Administration

The United States Small Business Administration (SBA) awarded Elizabeth Colon with Illinois’ Small Business Person of the Year in 2014.

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The National Association of Women’s Business Owners (NAWBO) crowned Elizabeth Colon as the Women Business Owner of the Year in 2015.

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Entrepreneurial Excellence

Elizabeth Colon’s company, Metaphrasis received the Entrepreneurial Excellence Award (EEA) in 2013 for Regional Spirit.

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Top 500 Hispanic Businesses

Metaphrasis aided Elizabeth Colon in bagging a spot in the Top 500 Hispanic Businesses of the year in the year 2013.

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