Nominations are now being accepted for the 2019 Washington Business Hall of Fame

Laureate Selection Criteria

Laureate induction into the Washington Business Hall of Fame is a lifetime achievement award for outstanding business leaders and entrepreneurs who have made a significant contribution to the quality of life in Greater Washington. Inductees have consistently demonstrated the following qualities throughout their professional lives:

  • Business excellence

  • Visionary, innovative leadership

  • Community involvement

Through these accomplishments, Laureates serve as role models for the next generation of business leaders. Laureates are selected annually by a committee comprised of members of the three founding organizations: The Greater Washington Board of Trade, Junior Achievement of Greater Washington, and The Washingtonian.

You may nominate an individual to be honored at the Washington Business Hall of Fame by completing the form below.

Please contact Rachael Doss at or 202-777-4486.