Nomination Form

The New Jersey Family Business of the Year Awards recognizes family firms that best exemplify strong business acumen, active family engagement, innovation, and community involvement. Please help us honor the family businesses whose innovative strategies and business practices have had a positive impact on the New Jersey business community and society. Winners will be featured in a notable industry publication and honored at the annual awards luncheon.


All nominating forms and any accompanying materials must be emailed by Friday, July 16, 2021 to be considered for the New Jersey Family Business of the Year Award.

Who is Eligible?

Any New Jersey-based, family-owned business that now includes, or has included, more than one generation, and whose policies and business practices have had a positive impact on business and the community.

Who can Nominate?

Nominations may be submitted by anyone. You may nominate your own company.


  • Category One: Businesses with annual sales/revenues up to $10 million.
  • Category Two: Businesses with annual sales/revenues of more than $10 million.

Nomination information

1. Nominee

  • Name, Title
  • Company
  • Address
  • Business Phone
  • Website
  • Email

2. Nominators

  • Name, Title
  • Company
  • Address
  • Business Phone
  • Email
  • Relationship to the nominee

3. Type of Business

  • Manufacturing
  • Retail
  • Sales, Distribution
  • Service
  • Technology
  • Other (please specify)

4. Financial Category (please check one)

  • Up to $10 Million in annual sales
  • Over $10 Million in annual sales

5. Company Description: Please include the following information

  • Year the company was founded
  • Number of family members involved
  • Number of generations involved
  • Generation currently in charge

6. Why do you feel this company is an outstanding Family Business?

Please consider such factors as business practices, how the family’s values are incorporated into the values of the business, how the family balances work life and home life, and community service.

7. Help us with our marketing

How did you hear about the Family Business of the Year Awards?

  • Mailing/Postcard flyer
  • Website
  • Email
  • Social media
  • Word of mouth (please specify)
  • Phone call
  • Other (please specify)

8. Submit your nomination

Please email your completed nomination to: and

Name your company file:  Your Company Name_FBOY20


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