January 16, 2020

In a market with continuous change and challenges, this annual event recognizes excellence in the medical community – excellence practiced by physicians, administrators and volunteers alike. Healthcare Heroes are selected and judged based on nominations from those in the profession and the business community. Approximate attendance: 250

  • 2020 Nomination Deadline has passed. 
  • Where: TCU BLUU Ballroom
  • When: 6:30pm

Nominations OPEN for 2021!

NEW! March 3, 2020

In collaboration with The Capital Chart Room, the Fort Worth Business Owner’s Summit is the premier annual gathering of Tarrant County’s business owners. The Agenda has been designed by business owners for business owners. The Summit’s purpose is to help contribute to your continued success, and to the achievement of your desired outcomes for your business and family. This session will feature both a local and global business update, as well as special guest speakers and a panel. We look forward to seeing you there on March 3rd, 2020. 

  • Where: River Crest Country Club
  • When: Registration and breakfast begin at 7:30am. Program begins at 8:00am. 

March 23, 2020 May 12, 2020

40 Under 40 is celebrated to recognize brilliance on the rise. 40 honorees each year, all under the age of 40, destined for striking accomplishments in their chosen field, from the corporate sector to maverick entrepreneurialism. They are leaders today and are sure to be part of the next generation that will make Tarrant County a great place to live and work. Approximate attendance: 400

  • Nominations for 2020 are closed. Nominate now for 2021!
  • Where: Ridglea Country Club
  • When: Doors open at 6pm
    Program begins at 7pm

Purchase tickets for the 2020 Awards! We only have a few seats still available.

April 30, 2020 Pending COVID-19

In collaboration with Ogletree Deakins, the Fort Worth Business Press is proud to help recognize HR professionals in the DFW area who have made significant contributions in their field over the past year, benefiting their organizations and making a lasting impact.

  • Nominations for 2020 are closed. Nominate now for 2021!
  • Where: The Fort Worth Club
  • When: 7:00-7:30 am check-in
    7:30-8:00 am breakfast and panel
    8:00 am winners announced


The Best Teacher awards program recognizes faculty who have made a significant impact on their students. Is there a teacher, professor, faculty member, mentor who has left a mark on who you are and what you’re becoming? Nominate them for the Fort Worth Business Press’ 2020 Best Teacher Awards – they deserve it. 

Nomination Deadline: April 3, 2020   Nominate here!

Tentative Date June 24, 2020

The C-Suite Awards honor Fort Worth and Tarrant County’s top C-level executives including, but not limited to, CEOs, chairmen, CFOs, information, marketing, innovation and financial officers. These individuals will be recognized for the leadership, business and civic contributions they have made to their organizations and to our community.

Nomination Deadline: May 15, 2020    Nominate here! 

NEW! Tentative Date July 20, 2020

The newest addition to our arsenal of events is the Veterans in Business Award.  This event will recognize outstanding veterans in Tarrant County that excel in their work and make a difference after servicing our country.

Nomination Deadline June 19, 2020 Nominate Here!

Tentative Date September 23, 2020

Fort Worth Business Press exclusive Top 100 Private & Public Companies event brings together the executive teams of the largest companies based in Tarrant County and the Top 25 Public Companies in the metroplex. A series of awards including Top CEO are given at this prestigious event.

Nomination Deadline: August 14, 2020    Nominate here! 

Tentative Date October 5, 2020

The Corporate Philanthropy Awards will honor community-minded companies and individuals who are philanthropic leaders in their organizations and communities. The awards will include honors for Tarrant County companies based on nominations and the amount of dollars and volunteer hours given to local charities. 

Nomination Deadline: September 9, 2020    Nominate here! 

Tentative Date November 10, 2020

This prestigious event honors outstanding women in Texas who are recognized for their significant accomplishments in business, civic and social contributions. Each woman honored is a trailblazer in their business interests, but it is their dedication to family and the community that makes them stand-out. Approximate attendance: 400

Nomination Deadline: September 25, 2020    Nominate here!

Tentative Date December 9, 2020

Fort Worth Business Press will recognize Tarrant County’s top minority leaders in business and the community. Honorees will be chosen based on professional achievements, community contributions, philanthropy and other milestones and awards.

Nomination Deadline: November 6, 2020    Nominate here!