Business Awards Nominations Are Open

Help us highlight our community’s most-accomplished companies and leaders by submitting a nomination for our annual awards.

Nominations are now being accepted for a distinguished list of business honors. All investors are encouraged to submit award nominations by completing the nomination form.

The annual awards include the following categories:

  • Ascend Emerging Leader of the Year
  • Big Boy Hester Small Business of the Year
  • Business of the Year
  • Citizen of the Year
  • Global Business of the Year
  • Investor of the Year (Individual)
  • Lifetime Achievement Award

View a list of previous winners. Nominations are due by October 22, 2021.