MISSION OF THE AWARDS PROGRAM
The mission of the ELEVATE awards is to recognize businesses that have elevated both themselves and others within their work communities. These are businesses that are accelerators of success, and have shown characteristics of creating change and influence.
The ELEVATE awards were created with a vision to showcase individuals and businesses in the Fox Valley area who have made strides in their businesses and are making a difference in their communities. We want to acknowledge these visionaries and share their stories of success with others in the community.
Entry is open to all industries and businesses. Entrants will be judged by a panel of local business leaders on how well their nomination illustrates success in their business or communities.
We are looking for companies who have the following qualifications:
- SUCCESS IN BUSINESS
- ANNUAL GROWTH AND PROFITIBILITY OVER THE PAST YEAR
- INNOVATION WITH EMPLOYEE PROGRAMS, COMPANY CULTURE, SERVICES/OFFERINGS
- COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT WITHIN THE FOX VALLEY AREA
- OUTSTANDING ENTREPRENEURSHIP
Entrants will be judged on: 1) Compelling nature of the company’s success for “Entrepreneur of the Year”, “Community Business of the Year”, or “Innovator of the year” criteria; 2) Quality of submitted supporting materials; 3) Overall meeting the criteria
Thank you for your nomination! SUBMISSIONS ARE DUE SEPTEMBER 15TH!