Business of the Year Application

The Business of the Year Awards recognize top-performing businesses who have a significant presence in Waukesha County and are making our community a great place to work, play and live.

Nominations must be submitted prior to April 30, 2023. Winners will be celebrated at the Alliance’s Annual Meeting on September 14, 2023.

• A commitment to good business practice
• Customer focused commitment
          How is your customer service exceptional?
• Community service involvement
          Company and employee participation in community service activities
• A history of good employee relations/benefits
          Company benefits, diversity training, development/empowerment programs, etc.
• Financial growth and consistency
• Education partnerships and workforce development
          How is your company ensuring a robust pipeline of talent for the future within your industry?

• Minimum of three years in business
• Significant presence in southeast Wisconsin
Please note: Businesses that have been named a past Business of the Year winner are ineligible for three years.

• Completed form below, including a short essay (no more than 1,000 words) detailing how your company is accomplishing the above criteria.
• Optional – Two to three letters of recommendation from customers addressing working with your company.


Waukesha County Awards - Business of the Year

  • Please select the category for which you are eligible.
  • Please indicate your business category.
  • Include names and percentage of ownership.
  • Include names and titles.
  • Waukesha County, the remainder of southeast Wisconsin, the remainder of Wisconsin, the remainder of the United States and countries outside the United States (please list)
  • This person will be listed with company information and key spokesperson for company (media, luncheon, etc.).
  • This person will be the main contact in regards to logistics, requests, etc.
  • Upload two to three letters of recommendation here.

    Letters should be from customers addressing working with your company. Letters of recommendation are optional.
  • Drop files here or