CEO of the Year


Visit our 'How to Enter' page for our Items Checklist & Step-by-Step Guide. CLICK HERE.

Once you have created your PDF submission and you have all items in the Items Checklist, submit your entry via the Online Entry Form. CLICK HERE.

This award celebrates exceptional leaders who offer inspirational guidance and demonstrably impact positive change within their association, institute, or society. The CEO can be nominated by themselves or by a third party, but please ensure you have their permission to do so.

Entry is by a 5-page A4 PDF submission; the judges will be looking for a clear plan and evidence that it is delivering on core objectives, paying attention to the criteria listed below.

  • Visionary Leadership: Describe how you have set a clear and inspiring vision for the organisation, and how well you have communicated and executed this vision.
  • Innovative Strategy: Describe how you develop and implement innovative strategies that have contributed to the organisation's growth and success.
  • Positive Impact: State the positive impact on the organisation's performance, including financial results, market share, or other relevant key performance indicators.
  • Employee Engagement: Describe efforts in fostering a positive workplace culture, promoting employee engagement, and ensuring the well-being of the workforce.
  • Stakeholder Relations: Describe effectiveness in managing relationships with stakeholders, including shareholders, customers, partners, and the wider community.
  • Sustainability and Ethics: Highlight your commitment to sustainability and ethical business practices, including environmental responsibility and social impact.