previous arrow
next arrow

About the Nomination Process

Self-nominations are encouraged. Nominations can also be submitted by anyone close to the business, such as an employee, a client, banker, accountant, attorney, or other advisors. All nominations must be received by March 30, 2018. Information in the nomination form including photographs will be used by the sponsors for presentations and news releases about the awards. Any confidential financial information will not be used. 


  • Be a Wisconsin-based family-owned company

  • Have intentions of passing ownership to the next generation

  • 2017 Grand Award winners are not eligible

Award Catagories

Grand Awards will be given in the following categories:

          Small               Under 25 Employees
          Medium           25-99 Employees
          Large               100 or more employees

Know a family business that should be nominated? Fill out the form!

Suggest a Family Business