OC 2021 Innovator of the Year Awards Nomination Form


The Orange County Business Journal is currently accepting nominations for the seventh annual INNOVATOR OF THE YEAR AWARDS. This program is designed to recognize and celebrate OC innovators who are creating game-changing ideas, processes, products, services and business models. Awards will be presented at a special luncheon and ceremony on September 9, 2021 at the Irvine Marriott.

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 head-and-shoulders photo of the nominee.
  • UPLOAD supporting materials (letters of recommendation, copies of news articles, etc.) or email materials to signature events manager, Melanie Collins at collins@ocbj.com. This is optional.
SUBMIT nomination form, digital photo and ALL supporting materials by noon (Pacific) July 7, 2021.

INNOVATOR OF THE YEAR SPECIAL REPORT & AWARDS LUNCHEON

  • The Orange County Business Journal will publish the IOTY Special Report featuring profiles and photos
    of this year’s nominees on August 9, 2021.
  • Winners will be announced at the sixth annual Innovator of the Year Awards Luncheon & Program on September 9, 2021.
NOMINATION DEADLINE: NOON (PACIFIC) July 7, 2021

For more information, please contact Melanie Collins, signature events manager Email: collins@ocbj.com
Phone: 949-664-5056

Nomination submission deadline: Noon (Pacific), July 7, 2021.