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City of Aurora

15151 E. Alameda Parkway Aurora, CO 80012


Business Recognition Awards Program Nomination Form

Nomination Deadline: July 8, 2022


  • Located within the city of Aurora
  • Fully and legally licensed in Aurora
  • Registered with the state of Colorado
  • In good standing with applicable regulatory and taxing agencies.

BUSINESS AWARD CRITERIA - Nominees will be evaluated by one or more of the following criteria:

  • Resiliency: Stood the test of COVID-19 and still going strong. Takes care and supports their employees. Offers programs and services that impact and support the community.
  • Innovation and Creativity: Pivoted its business model throughout the pandemic to continue to provide quality products and services. Offers great customer service and high-quality products and services.
  • Manufacturing: Manufactures products that meet the needs of the community. Business uses environmental and sustainable practices. 
  • Small, Small Businesses: Has up to 15 employees, goes the extra mile to serve clients and provide customer service, and is activiely involved in the community. 
  • Diversity, Equity and Inclusion: Demonstrates a celebration of cultures and promoting a global Aurora. Employs hiring practices that promote a diverse and inclusive workplace.
  • Honorable Mention Award for Essential Heroes (Available to community organizations, individuals, nonprofits and community initiatives): Has not closed during COVID-19 restrictions and employees continue to provide essential services on an ongoing basis. 

Nominations may be submitted by completing the nomination form below. Self-nomination is encouraged.  For further information about the Aurora Business Recognition Awards Program, please contact:

Elena Vasconez: | Phone: 303.326.8808

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Business Address

Please describe in detail why you feel this business should receive an Aurora business recognition award. Refer to as many of the above applicable criteria as possible in your explanation.