"This is the 21st year CBCA is honoring organizations with Business for the Arts Awards," says Deborah Jordy, CBCA executive director. "There are so many excellent examples of innovative arts, cultural and business partnerships that our judges have a difficult time deciding the winners. There is increasingly more evidence that companies recognize the importance of creativity and innovation in the work that they do. We are proud to be able to showcase some of them through the awards process."
The first part of that process ends today, when nominations in four categories philanthropy, innovation, workforce and workspace are due at the CBCA by 5 p.m. To nominate a company (and now is no time to be shy), use the form at www.cbca.org/programsawards.asp. Nominees will later be asked to fill out an application that goes to the 2008 judging panel; winners will be announced at a March 20 CBCA luncheon (and no, LeRoy Neiman is not eligible). For information, call 303-292-5129.
Oct. 25-Nov. 12, 2007