Nominate: D CEO’s 2019 Mergers and Acquisitions Awards

New categories have been added to the 2019 program to highlight the professionals who make deals happen.

D CEO and the Association for Corporate Growth Dallas/Fort Worth are recognizing the top North Texas M&A deals—and the dealmakers who made them happen. This year, as part of our Mergers & Acquisitions Awards, we’re honoring private equity and other investment professionals, investment bankers, attorneys, due diligence professionals, capital providers, and more.

If you know of an outstanding M&A deal or dealmaker deserving recognition, please let us know by submitting a brief nomination form here. All honorees will be celebrated at an exclusive awards event in May and profiled in the May issue of D CEO. (Here is a link to last year’s feature.)

Here are the categories for 2019:


  • Private Equity/Investment Professional of the Year
  • Investment Banker of the Year
  • Attorney of the Year
  • Due Diligence Professional of the Year (Auditors, Accountants, Consultants, etc.)
  • Capital Provider of the Year (Bankers, Debt Lenders, Minority Equity Investors, etc.)


  • Small Deal (up to $25 million)
  • Midsize Deal ($25 million to $149 million)
  • Large Deal ($150 million to $999 million)
  • Billion-Dollar-Plus Deal

Nominations are due by Thursday, Jan. 31, 2019. All entries must be made online. If you have any questions, please contact Payton Parker at [email protected]



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