Economic Development Leadership Award

Award Description:

The CoreNet Global North Texas’ Economic Development Leadership Award recognizes leadership, best practices and implementation of innovative, economically promising projects in a community or region. The submissions may represent communities and corporations involved in location decisions. This award is presented in two categories— Leadership/Innovation and Major Deals & Projects.

Award Criteria:

  • If nominating a company or organization, at least one person must be a Member in good standing of the North Texas Chapter of CoreNet Global (cannot be an Executive Board Member)
  • Leadership and Innovation – Includes creating new strategies, overcoming long-standing obstacles to progress, creating diverse effective community teams, attracting new corporate facilities and jobs, developing web-based tools, design of incentives programs.
  • Major Deals and Projects – Includes recruitment of major companies resulting in new capital investments and/or jobs; expansion of existing companies.

Nomination Form (click here)

For questions regarding the CoreNet North Texas Awards of Excellence and criteria, please contact Brenda Hedrick, 214-906-6937,, or Judy Laube, 214-682-1409,