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CEO of the Year Nominations

The chief executive officer sets the course for a company and navigates through all challenges in order to reach milestones of success. It’s a difficult, tricky task, and the CEO must be both a strong leader and a motivational coach. The 2020 CEO of the Year awards will recognize Utah CEOs who stand out above the rest—individuals who embrace innovation, adopt sound business strategies and have track records of proven success.

Nominations are accepted October 7th – November 15th, 2019

Note to agencies: Direct nominee contact information is required.

Nominator Information

Your Name (required)


Job Title

Email Address (required)

Phone Number (required)

Nominee Information

Name (required)

Company (required)

Job Title (required)

E-mail Address (required)

Phone Number (required)

Nominee Narrative

The nominee narrative should tell this individual’s story. What is his or her career background? How is he or she a standout among peers? Why is he or she an asset to Utah’s business community? The narrative should introduce the judging panel to the candidate.


When was the individual appointed CEO of the company? (required)

Is the company profitable? (required)

How did the company perform/grow in 2018 in terms of financials, services offered, innovations, number of employees, number of offices/locations/stores and other quantifiable measuring rods? (required)

How did the nominee contribute to the growth of the organization in recent years? What other major achievements did the company accomplish under the CEO's direction? (required)

How has the CEO positioned the company for continued success in the short and long term? (required)

Describe specifically how the CEO stands out from other executives in his or her industry. How has he or she fostered change and innovation in the company and its industry? (required)