CEO of Influence

The Idaho Business Review is proud to host CEO of Influence, the special recognition program for talented business and nonprofit leaders throughout our state. We accept nominations from anyone in the community who knows the CEO well and can speak to their experience. Nominators may reach out to the nominee to get the information they need, but they may also nominate anonymously.

Honorees are selected for consistently demonstrating strong leadership, integrity, values, commitment to excellence and diversity. A panel of judges will review nominations for:

• Leadership and vision
• Competitiveness and innovation
• Company history and growth
• Community leadership and service

IBR announces 2023’s CEO of Influence award honorees

2023 CEO of Influence

Event Date: May 11, 2023
Time: 5:30 p.m

Boise Centre East
195 S Capitol Blvd, Boise, ID 83706

The 2023 CEO of Influence Honorees:

Tommy Ahlquist, Ball Ventures Ahlquist (2023 Link of Distinction honoree)

Shelby Bills, Graeber & Company

Lindsey Bowshier, Tribute Media

Sean Evans, Meridian Chamber of Commerce

Karianne Fallow, Dairy West

Kevan Finley, Cottonwood Creek Behavioral Hospital

Amy Gile, Silverdraft

Lisa A. Grow, Idaho Power

Wayne Hammon, Idaho AGC

Helo Hancock, Beacon Cancer Care

Heidi Hart, Terry Reilly Health Services

Nate Jorgensen, Boise Cascade Company

Beth Markley, NAMI Idaho Inc.

Jason Meyerhoeffer, First Federal Bank

Mitch Minnette, Nampa Chamber of Commerce

Jody Nelson, Lysi Bishop Real Estate

Laurel Sayer, Perpetua Resources

Lori Sessions, Grand Peaks

Rob Spear, Idaho Falls Auditorium District, Mountain America Center

Mindy Stosich-Benedetti, Health West Inc.

Sarah Woodley, BPA Health

Read about the 2022 honorees here

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For more information about nominations contact Laura Clements at 208-639-3528 or by email at [email protected].