Awards Nomination

Quad Cities Business Journal currently has two awards that allow for nominations.

Coolest Places to Work

Honoring local companies who are creating the most engaging and rewarding work environments. Self-nominated companies in the region are selected based on a Worker Satisfaction Survey.

Connect for a Cause

Recognize outstanding companies and leaders who have supported nonprofit organizations and nonprofits and nonprofit executives who have significantly impacted the community over the last year

  • Nominations are CLOSED.

Forty Under 40

Recognize 40 leaders under the age of 40 who have made a significant impact in their businesses and community early in their careers.

  • Nominations are CLOSED.


Fastest Growing Companies

The Fastest Growing Companies awards identify and honor the region’s most dynamic companies that have made significant contributions to the strength of the local economy. Honorees are ranked according to revenue growth over a two-year period; both dollar and percentage increases are taken into account.

  • Nominations are CLOSED.