Success Awards

18th Annual Success Awards

The 18th 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.

Success Awards Categories Include: 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 Member’s Choice Award (NEW this year!).

Businesses and individuals were nominated by their peers in the categories above and the Selection Committee, comprised of last year’s award winners, narrows the field to 3 finalists in each category.

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


Voted on by VVP members – NOW OPEN

ROUND 2 VOTING: Ends Friday, April 23rd at 5:00 p.m.
The 10 businesses who receive the most votes for the Member’s Choice Award will advance to the final round of voting, exclusively available on In order to vote, you must be a VVP member with an account on VVP Connect. Those who are not VVP members are not eligible to vote. Each individual VVP member can only vote once. 

Setting up a VVP Connect account: Go to and click “Sign In”. Click the blue link “New User/Register Now”. Fill out the information and a VVP staff member will approve your account.

2021 Member’s Choice Award Finalists

  • Eagle County Public Health & Environment
  • Jointworx Physical Therapy
  • MIRA
  • Mountain Recreation
  • My Future Pathways
  • Northwest Colorado SBDC
  • Vail Valley Charitable Fund


Finalists have been announced in 9 categories. Winners will be announced during business visits the first week of May and the Member’s Choice Award will be announced at the Success Awards Party on Friday, June 4th. 

Did you miss last year’s event? Click the image to watch.

Thank you to the Success Awards Selection Committee, comprised of last 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.