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Nomination programs:
Should you or your company be highlighted in one of Crain's Grand Rapids Business' recognition programs? If you're interested in nominating or submitting information for an upcoming program, please peruse the schedule and guidelines below.  

For questions about our award or recognition programs, please email: GrandRapidsRecognitions@crain.com


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Accepting Nominations 

Notables: Crain's Notable Leaders recognizes best-in-class executives across a range of industries making a difference in the Grand Rapids community.

2024 Notable calendar:

Publication Date Notable Nomination Deadline
2/19/2024 Notable Women in Law 12/8/2023
7/8/2024 Notable Leaders in Commercial Real Estate 5/10/2024
9/16/2024 Notable Black Leaders 7/19/2024
10/28/2024 Notable Leaders in Health Care 8/30/2024
11/25/2024 Notable Nonprofit Board Leaders 9/27/2024

Nominations Closed

40 Under 40: Crain's Grand Rapids Business will recognize 40 of the community's best and brightest whom have made a mark before their 40th birthday. 

Publication date: October 14, 2024

Nominations Closed

M&A Deals and Dealmakers Awards: Crain’s Grand Rapids Business presents the 2024 M&A Deals and Dealmakers Awards to spotlight best practices and excellence related to mergers, acquisitions, capital formation and other types of dealmaking throughout West Michigan. 

Nomination deadline: January 10, 2024