Three separate awards will be presented for:

  1. Leadership
  2. Innovation
  3. Mid-Market Business of the Year

This is a unique opportunity for you to acknowledge your client companies' accomplishments. Remarkable mid-market CEOs rarely receive the recognition they deserve. Take this opportunity to nominate the CEOs you know well and help them share their accomplishments with a wide audience. Mid-Market CEO award-winners will be acknowledged their peers at the National Mid-Market Summit event and be featured in the November issue of Chief Executive magazine, where they will gain exposure to tens of thousands of their fellow C-level peers.

When you make your nominations, please take into consideration the CEO's:

  • Courage to make tough decisions in high-pressure situations
  • Leadership
  • Vision
  • Demonstrated Impact on Company
  • Degree of Difficulty
  • Sustained Performance over a multi-year period
  • Employee Engagement AND Attention To People Processes
  • External Benchmarks: Customer And Shareholder Value Created/Sustained
  • Innovativeness
  • Ethics
  • Reputation/Beacon of Excellence

Nominations will be accepted through Friday, June 28, 2013. The awards will be presented at the 2013 National Middle Market Summit on October 30th at Ohio State University.