Thursday, May 14, 2020
Art-repreneur Of The Year
A creative industry business or artist that has embraced and leveraged artistic products and services to create an emerging success story for their business and/or the region.
A business that has moved beyond start-up to scale-up that is pursuing significant growth opportunities that will accelerate it to the next level of growth creating jobs and regional impact in the process.
A non-profit organization or social enterprise in good business standing that is using a business model to create outcomes that help the community progress forward.
Making Shift Happen
A company or entrepreneur that has been in business for more than ten years and is reinventing its business, products and services or approach to the marketplace.
A minority-owned business or minority entrepreneur that is getting great traction and experiencing growth and success in their business with prospects for significant future growth.
A company with a story to tell about their business start-up that highlights a unique combination of capabilities, relationships, innovation and/or serendipity that will inspire others on their own journey.
A business, person, or organization that is actively working to not only better themselves but raise the bar across the local industry and better the community.
A young company with high impact potential that is using innovative ways to solve problems or disrupt the current industry.
A woman-owned business or female entrepreneur that is getting great traction and experiencing growth and success in their business with prospects for significant future growth.
Nominate a Business for a Grit Award.
The nomination period has ended! Thank you for your submisssions.
Friday, June 19, 2020
Dorothy O. Jackson Award
Honors an area business or organization that has demonstrated excellence and leadership in their commitment to the empowerment of women and promotion of diversity in the workplace.
Emerging Leader Award
Honors a young professional woman, 25-39, whose contributions have impacted her industry and her community; who is a trendsetter and encourages success among women.
Woman of Achievement Award
Honors an exceptional woman professional selected for her history of going beyond her own personal and career accomplishments to encourage success among women, breaking down barriers, mentoring others, taking risks to overcome obstacles and support the progress of women.