Innovation Awards

Nominations Open: Dallas Innovates and D CEO’s Innovation Awards

The program celebrates trailblazers and innovators in North Texas.

D CEO Magazine has once again teamed up with Dallas Innovates to present The Innovation Awards. The program honors businesses and leaders—CEOs, CIOs, CTOs, entrepreneurs, and others—driving innovation in North Texas.

All nominations must be made online at this site. The deadline to enter is Sept. 18.

Categories are broken down into individual and company awards:

Individual Awards

CIO/CTO of the Year

Corporate Innovator of the Year

Startup Innovator of the Year

Company Awards

Innovation in Cybersecurity

Innovation in Education

Innovation in Energy

Innovation in Finance

Innovation in Food and Beverage

Innovation in Healthcare

Innovation in IoT

Innovation in Manufacturing and Consumer Goods

Innovation in Real Estate

Innovation in Retail

Innovation in Supply Chain

Innovation in Technology

Innovation in Transportation

All finalists will be recognized at an exclusive event in January and featured in the January/February 2021 issue of D CEO and online at

Launched in 2016, Dallas Innovates is a collaboration of D Magazine Partners and the Dallas Regional Chamber. It covers the ideas and innovators that make Dallas-Fort Worth a hub for innovation and business growth. Dallas Innovates spotlights what’s new and next in the region, from startup to enterprise, education to invention, and creative to social innovation. Click here to receive the weekday Dallas Innovates newsletter.


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