Orange County Business Journal


OCBJ 2017 Family-Owned Business Awards Nomination Form

The Orange County Business Journal is proud to announce the 18th annual FAMILY-OWNED BUSINESS AWARDS. This event is the perfect opportunity to recognize clients, colleagues and friends whose Orange-County-based, family-owned firms have distinguished themselves via their business accomplishments and contributions to the local community. Self-nominations are encouraged. To qualify, company must have at least 2 family members actively involved in the business.

2017 AWARD CATEGORIES

•   Small Business Award (1-30 employees)   •   Medium Business Award (31-100 employees)
•   Large Business Award (101 or more employees)   •   Up & Coming Award*   •   Longevity Award*

(*Candidacy for the Up & Coming Award and the Longevity Award is determined by the selection committee.)


NOMINATION PROCESS

  • OBTAIN THE NOMINEE’S CONSENT to participate in this awards program.
  • ALL SECTIONS of the nomination form must be completed for consideration by the selection committee (complete online).
  • UPLOAD a full-color, high-resolution digital photo of the family.
  • UPLOAD supporting materials (letters of recommendation, copies of news articles, etc.) or email materials to Jayne Kennedy at kennedy@ocbj.com. This is optional.
SUBMIT nomination form, digital photo and ALL supporting materials by noon (Pacific) Thursday, April 20, 2017.

FOB PROGRAM SUPPLEMENT & AWARDS LUNCHEON

  • The Orange County Business Journal will publish a special FOB Advertising Supplement featuring profiles and photos of this year’s nominees on May 22, 2017.
  • Winners will be announced at the 18th annual Family-Owned Business Awards Luncheon & Program on Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at the Hotel Irvine.
NOMINATIONS DEADLINE: NOON (PACIFIC) THURSDAY, APRIL 20, 2017

For more information, please contact Jayne Kennedy, Senior Events Manager Email: kennedy@ocbj.com
Phone: 949-833-8373 ext. 209; Fax 949-833-8751