Beginning October 1st and running through noon on October 22nd, Greater Tucson Leadership (GTL) is accepting nominations for the “2015 Tucson Man and Woman of the Year and Founders Award” recipients. Honorees will be announced on November 2nd and celebrated at a spirited gala event on February 6, 2016.
GTL strives to strengthen community and spread awareness of the great leaders in our region and encourages community members to nominate deserving individuals. GTL is seeking nominations from a wide cross-section of the community with a goal of attracting a diverse and compelling collection of nominations. Southern Arizona is home to a rich pool of dedicated and inspiring community leaders. GTL strives to recognize the most outstanding among them.
The process caps off on Saturday, February 6, 2015 when GTL presents the signature event, “The 2015 Tucson Man and Woman of the Year and Founders Award” Gala at Loews Ventana Canyon. This time-honored and respected Tucson tradition, established 63 years ago, reflects the Southern Arizona community and its dynamic leaders in a fresh, relevant and uplifting light.
The 2014 honorees were Bob Elliott, Man of the Year, Helaine Levy, Woman of the Year and Jim Murphy, Founders Award.
The award program honors a man and woman who have distinguished themselves for active support of community projects, demonstrated excellence in leadership and who are a source of positive influence and inspiration for others.
The Founders Award, established in 1985, is a lifetime achievement recognition citing an individual who has demonstrated significant long-term community involvement and accomplishments and who has helped to shape the community in a positive manner with merit and dedication.
The mission of Greater Tucson Leadership is to inspire, develop, and promote leadership in order to impact the Tucson region, as well as to identify outstanding leaders.
Nomination information and forms are available, and may also be completed, online at: www.GreaterTucsonLeadership.org or by mail/delivery to: Greater Tucson Leadership, 465 W. St. Mary’s Road, Tucson, AZ 85701.
NOMINATIONS MUST BE RECEIVED NO LATER THAN THURSDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2015 AT NOON AND MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY A RESUME OR CV OF THE NOMINEE.
For more information email: firstname.lastname@example.org or contact Suzanne McFarlin at 792-2250 x140.