A New Mexican man is being recognized for his impressive work.
The U.S. Small Business Administration named Jasper Riddle the state’s Small Business Person of the Year.
Riddle is the president of Noisy Water Winery in Ruidoso.
He was chosen for transforming a struggling winery into a thriving employer in rural New Mexico.
Riddle, along with 51 other winners across the country, will be honored at a ceremony in Washington DC on Wednesday.