Executive of the Year Nomination Form


The Executive of the Year demonstrates leadership in the industry, commitment to staff development, and dedication the Greater Rochester/Finger Lakes Region.

Nomination Process:

To nominate a candidate for this award, please fill out the information below. To be eligible for this award, the candidate must live in the Greater Rochester/Finger Lakes Region at the time of judging.

Nominations are due no later than Aug. 20, 2021

  • Nominee Information

  • Please limit to 50 words
  • Nominator Information

  • Narrative

    Please explain how this individual has exhibited leadership in the industry, commitment to staff development and empowerment, and dedication to the Greater Rochester area.
  • - Letters of recommendation from current staff and at least one non-profit or board the Executive serves on.

    - Specific examples of business accomplishments during the individual’s tenure as Executive (e.g. financial performance, workforce development, increased productivity, expansion of products/markets/services)

    - Examples of leadership and vision in the individual’s organization

    - Examples of community leadership and service

    - Demonstrations of financial performance and growth

    - Exceptional modeling of performance, integrity, strategy and continuous growth

  • Supplemental Resources (optional):

    Biography, resume or testimonial, additional letter(s) of recommendation from a colleague or board member, or previous awards, achievements or special recognition can be sent to events@rbj.net.