Nominations are now open for the 2018 Fantastic 50 Awards!
The Virginia Chamber of Commerce is proud to present the only statewide awards program recognizing 50 of the fastest growing companies in the Commonwealth. Nominate your company today by completing the form below!
Formal applications will be sent to nominees beginning mid-September and must be completed by the January 7, 2018 deadline. As part of the competition, five Virginia Vanguard Award Winners will be selected showcasing the top companies in Technology, Service, Manufacturing, Retail/Wholesale, and the Highest Growth Rate Overall, or the #1 Fantastic 50 Company for 2018.
Companies must meet these 4 criteria to qualify:
• Nominees must be privately held companies headquartered in Virginia.
• They will be ranked by four-year average growth rates (FY 2013-FY 2016). Revenue in 2016 must exceed revenue in 2013 – year over year growth is not a specific requirement.
• Their base fiscal revenues must exceed $200,000 and their most recent fiscal revenues must be less than $200 million.
• They must also demonstrate a positive net income in their most recent fiscal year (2016).
August, 2017 – Nominations open on the Virginia Chamber of Commerce website
January 7, 2018 – Deadline for submitting applications
Early March, 2018 – Winners notified by Virginia Chamber of Commerce
April 26, 2018 – Awards Banquet at the Westfields Marriott in Chantilly
2018 FANTASTIC 50 NOMINATION FORM
If you have any questions about the Fantastic 50 award program, please call or email Lindsay.
If you have any questions about the application form, please call or email Melissa.