Silicon Slopes

2021 Winners and Finalists


Award Winners

Individual Winners

Company Winners

Award Categories

Individual Award Finalists

CEO of the Year 2021

Knows the way, goes the way, and shows the way to the top with dignity and love to enrich the lives of both customer and employee.

COO of the Year 2021

The man or woman who has created the exact opposite of a Rube Goldberg system and elevated their company to new heights and efficiencies.

Chief People Officer of the Year 2021

Of the people and for the people. CPO of the year can smell talent from a mile away and binds the company culture together like a bucket of superglue.

Chief Product Officer of the Year 2021

As Steve Jobs said, 'people don’t know what they want until you show them'. The CPO of the year knows what we all want.

CTO of the Year 2021

Technology, like art, is a soaring exercise of the human imagination and the CTO of the year is the quintessential artist of tech.

Intern of the Year 2021

Ambitious, smart, and hard-working, this intern has what employers are looking for. They step up to any task, offer valuable insights, and share fresh ideas. The force is strong with this one.

CFO of the Year 2021

Unlike Scrooge McDuck, the CFO of the year doesn’t just swim in stagnant earnings. They meticulously maneuver earnings toward escalator-like company growth.

Business Influencer of the Year 2021

In a world full of too many influencers the Business Influencer of the year is that person that we all truly want to be friends with.

CRO of the Year 2021

The maestro with the uncanny ability to turn a cacophony of sales and marketing into Beethoven’s 5th Symphony.

CXO of the Year 2021

A brand is defined by the customer’s experience. The experience is delivered by the employees who are led by the CXO of the year.

CMO of the Year 2021

Good marketing makes the company look smart. Great marketing makes the customer feel smart. The CMO of the year makes all of us feel awe at their ability to do both.

Company Award Finalists

Branding 2021

Innovative approaches to creating or growing a brand.

Services 2021

The absolute best in class service or services based company.

Aerospace & Defense 2021

Inventive community outreach, hardware or software engineering solutions, for Aerospace & Defense development.

Web3 2021

The best in blockchain/decentralized applications or entertainment.

Spaces & Places 2021

Innovative buildings, structures, and interior designs that delight and excite.

Media & Entertainment 2021

The most exciting and creative media including live attractions, gaming, TV shows, podcasts, short films, and movies.

Advertising 2021

The most creative ads in print, digital, and other media.

Software 2021

Innovative proprietary software solutions in service and entertainment.

Physical Product 2021

The best hardware, industrial design or widget geared toward mass consumers and niche markets.

Health & Wellness 2021

Consumer products, services, and environments that use innovative techniques to promote a healthy lifestyle.

Why Apply

Brand Exposure

Be seen, evaluated, and featured as a finalist on Silicon Slopes newsroom posts and pre-gala shout outs.


Appear in the Hall of Fame & Awards Gala program, on the Silicon Slopes website, on social media, in the Silicon Slopes Newsroom, and in front of peers and colleagues at the Awards Gala.

Press Opportunities

Speaking engagement consideration on Silicon Slopes media outlets including events, podcasts, and newsroom articles.

Awards Gala

Celebrate your team’s success at the hottest business celebration of the year.

Brand Credibility

Gain the Silicon Slopes stamp of approval for being a stand-out in your field; you will receive a backlink on the finalist page and pre-gala mentions.


Winners get on-stage recognition and a killer, unique trophy.

Break News

Tell your organization’s story to the world and highlight the success of teams within your organization.

Community Support

A portion of all applications goes directly into the ongoing support and development of the next generation of Silicon Slopes startups.