Success Awards

19th Annual Success Awards

The 19th Annual Success Awards recognizes businesses and individuals who have excelled over the past year and acknowledges their hard work and dedication as the best in the Vail Valley. These businesses and individuals play a significant role in driving the Vail Valley’s business community and economic growth.

Nominations are now open in 10 Success Awards categories including: Business or Organization of the Year,  Emerging Business of the Year, Small Business of the Year, Small Nonprofit of the Year, Best Place to Work, Community Impact Award – Individual, Community Impact Award – Organization, Young Professional of the Year, Actively Green Business of the Year, and Excellence in Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (NEW this year!).

Click here to nominate your peers now through 5pm on Friday, February 4th. 

Please note:

  • Any business can be nominated, however, only those with an active VVP membership are eligible to win the awards.
  • Nominations are for accomplishments in the 2021 calendar year, not intended as lifetime achievements.

The Selection Committee, comprised of last year’s award winners, will narrow the field to 3 finalists and a winner in each category.

Additionally, a Member of the Year and Chairman’s Award are selected by VVP staff and board.

Winners will be announced during the Annual Success Awards celebration in May 2022. Date to be announced soon!


Did you miss the 18th Annual Success Awards surprise business visits and community celebration? Watch the recap below.

Thank you to last year’s Success Awards Selection Committee, comprised of the previous year’s award winners:

Eagle Climbing and Fitness, Eagle County Government, MountainFit, Slifer Smith and Frampton Real Estate, The Community Market, Vail Mountain Rescue Group, Erik Garcia and Chris Lindley.