We have extended the deadline until 5:00 p.m. Tuesday, February 13. Please note that after this deadline there will be no wiggle room for late submissions.

D CEO and the Association for Corporate Growth are recognizing the top mergers and acquisitions in North Texas—and the dealmakers who made them happen—with the 2018 M&A Awards.

1. Entries for all categories are now due by 5:00 p.m. Tuesday, February 13. All entries must be submitted via this online form.
2. If you have questions, please contact Eric Flores at [email protected].

*All finalists will be featured in the May issue of D CEO, and the winners will be announced at an awards event in April.

(For Deal of the Year categories, transactions must have closed during the 2017 calendar year. Strong contenders will have had community impact, defied the odds, or required extra creativity to seal the deal.)


  • Small Deals (up to $25 million)
  • Midsize Deals ($26 million to $149 million)
  • Large Deals ($150 million to $999 million)
  • Billion-Dollar Deals
  • Best Public Deal
  • Best Management Buyout
  • Best Strategic Acquisition/Merger


  • Attorney Dealmaker of the Year
  • Investment Banker Dealmaker of the Year