Building on the success of its 2020 and 2021 programs, D CEO has 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. 23.
All finalists will be recognized at an exclusive event in January and featured in the January/February 2022 issue of D CEO and at DallasInnovates.com.
Past honorees include Corporate Innovator of the Year Sanjiv Yajnik of Capital One, Startup Innovator of the Year Rex Kurzius of Asset Panda, and Innovation Advocate of the Year, Hubert Zajicek of Health Wildcatters.
Categories for 2021 include both individual and company awards:
CIO/CTO of the Year
Corporate Innovator of the Year
Startup Innovator of the Year
Innovation in Cybersecurity
Innovation in Education
Innovation in Energy
Innovation in Finance
Innovation in Food and Beverage
Innovation in Healthcare and Life Sciences
Innovation in Manufacturing and Consumer Goods
Innovation in Real Estate and Hospitality
Innovation in Retail
Innovation in Supply Chain
Innovation in Technology
Innovation in Transportation
Launched in 2016, Dallas Innovates is a collaboration of Dallas Next 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.