Note: Nominations for the 2023 class and beyond is open. Deadline: May 5, 2023

Selection Criteria

  • Revenue & profit achieved
  • Employment generation
  • Contribution to industry
  • Contributions to community-oriented projects and society
  • Innovation of product or service

Hall of Fame Nominations (click here)

Emerging Entrepreneur Nominations (click here, deadline: 6/14/23)

Mentor of the Year Award (click here, deadline: 6/14/23)

Investor of the Year (click here, deadline: 6/14/23)

President/Executive Nomination (click here, deadline: 6/14/23)

Gold Sponsors

First Southern National Bank
Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development
University of the Cumberlands