Honoring Plano’s Top Business Leaders

The Plano Chamber is proud to recognize our city’s best and brightest at the annual Best of Plano awards dinner. This evening event celebrates the achievements of local business and community leaders with the presentation of awards including Citizen of the Year, Business Executive of the Year, Small Business Person of the Year, and more.

Please mark your calendars for Friday, November 3rd and join us at the Marriott Dallas/Plano at Legacy Town Center for Best of Plano 2017! Reserve your ticket or table of 10 now by visiting the Best of Plano registration page.

Best of Plano 2014 – Presentation of the Fred Moses Minority Business Development Award. Photo Credit: Photography By Misty

Are You the Best of Plano?

Nominations for Best of Plano honorees are accepted annually (beginning in June and ending in mid-July) through a brief online application. All forms are located below in fillable PDF format. The deadline to nominate for Best of Plano 2017 was Friday, July 21. Award recipients will be announced in August 2017.

  • ATHENA Award
  • Business Executive of the Year
  • Community Partner of the Year
  • Citizen of the Year
  • Innovator Award – NEW in 2017!
  • Outstanding Corporate Citizen of the Year
  • Outstanding Philanthropist Award
  • Rising Star Award
  • Small Business Person of the Year
  • Special Award of Merit

Want to nominate an outstanding business leader or company, but need help with the details? Fill out our general nomination form and we’ll contact your nominee for more information.

  • Best of Plano 2017 General Nomination Form

Sponsorship Opportunities

Partnering with the Plano Chamber as a Best of Plano sponsor is an excellent way to gain visibility with key players in the local business community. View additional details on sponsorship opportunities for Best of Plano and other events on our website or contact the Plano Chamber to discuss the best options for your company.

Hall of Fame

The list of previous Best of Plano honorees reads like a Who’s Who of Plano’s business community and includes our city’s most outstanding business leaders, dedicated community servants, and dynamic corporate citizens. You can view previous Best of Plano award winners, including Citizen of the Year recipients, in our Hall of Fame.

Interested in additional information? Please contact Ariel O’Brien, Director of Programs, at (972) 424-7547 ext. 234.

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