Jan. 17, 2007 -- The National Federation of Independent Business, a Washington-based advocacy group, and Dell are seeking nominations for the fourth annual Dell/NFIB Small Business Excellence Award.

The annual prize recognizes small businesses with 100 employees or less that use technology to gain a competitive edge in their market. This year's prize package includes $30,000 in Dell computer products and services, a lifetime NFIB membership, and a day with Dell executives at the company's headquarters in Round Rock, Texas.

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