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

Nominations are due Jan. 27, 2020

An awards dinner will be held May 7, 2020

Nominate today

Watch the 2019 honoree video interviews here.

Read the 2019 honoree magazine profiles here.


The 2019 CEO of Influence honorees at the awards event on May 9 at the Boise Centre. Photo by Pete Grady.

Contact Cindy Suffa at csuffa@idahobusinessreview.com for more information on sponsorships and magazine advertising.

Contact Rebecca Palmer at rpalmer@idahobusinessreview.com for more information on nominations, applications and the awards event.