2023 Nominations are now open!

Family Business Awards Nomination Form (docx) |  Family Business Awards Nomination Form (webform)

Nominate yourself or another business that you admire.  Deadline is May 15.

Winners will be honored at the 12th Edition Awards Ceremony on September 29th!

 

Who can be nominated?

Family Enterprises in the following categories can be nominated: (1) 1st Gen: Start-up or purchased firms with multiple family members in ownership or operations., (2) Multi-Gen - Family Enterprise that has completed at least one generational transfer within the family., (3) Multi-Gen - Global Enterprise that has completed at least one generational transfer within the family., (4) Vermont Legacy Family Enterprise: Vermont based family business recognized for outstanding and long lasting success..

Who can nominate?

Nominations can be submitted by the company (self-nominations) or by associated parties.

What is the judging criteria?

The judging panel will evaluate the nominations and select the winners based on the following criteria: (1) Financial success of the company, (2) Governance of the family and the business, (3) Contributions to the community and industry, and (4) Innovative business practices or strategies

Who are the judging committee members?

 

Awards History

11th Annual Family Business Award Winners (2022)



Slopeside Syrup/UnTapped, LLC
1st Generation Family Enterprise

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J. M. Huber Corporation
Multi-Gen Family Enterprise

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Thermax Limited
Multi-Gen Family Enterprise

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Twincraft Skincare
Vermont Legacy Family Enterprise

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1st Generation Family Enterprise | These are start-ups or purchased firms with multiple family members in ownership or operations.

Multi-Gen Family Enterprise - Family firms that have completed at least one generational transfer within the family.

Multi-Gen Global Enterprise - Family firms that have completed at least one generational transfer within the family.

Vermont Legacy Family Enterprise - Vermont based family business recognized for outstanding and long lasting success.

Past Event Photos

 

For any questions about the Family Business Awards please email gsbfba@uvm.edu

FAMILY BUSINESS AWARDS FAST FACTS 

  • Nomination forms can be submitted by the company or by associated parties
  • Nominations must be received by May 15th
  • Applications must be received by July 10th
  • Selected nominees will be invited to submit a full application
  • Incomplete applications will not be considered for the award
  • Applicants notified by August 21st
  • Winners will be honored at an Award Ceremony on Sept. 29th

Contact 

gsbfba@uvm.edu

Nomination Form (docx)

Nomination Form (webform)