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2022 Winners and Finalists


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Individual Award Finalists

Chief Product Officer 2022

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

CEO 2022

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.

CMO 2022

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.

Chief People Officer 2022

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.

COO 2022

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

CFO 2022

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

Intern 2022

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.

CRO 2022

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

CTO 2022

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

Company Award Finalists

Health & Wellness 2022

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

Startup of the Year 2022

Taking an idea and turning it into a business is not for the weak. These companies grind harder and longer and are on their way skyward. Must be pre Series B to be considered.

Physical Product 2022

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

Aerospace & Defense 2022

Inventive community outreach, hardware or software engineering solutions, for aerospace & defense development.

Software 2022

Innovative proprietary software solutions in service and entertainment.

Services 2022

The absolute best in class service or services based company.

Spaces & Places 2022

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

Advertising 2022

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

Media & Entertainment 2022

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

Branding 2022

Innovative approaches to creating or growing a brand.

Web3 2022

The best in blockchain/decentralized applications or entertainment.

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.