Persons of Distinction

Nominate your Paradise Valley Person of Distinction today!

Posted 10/2/20

The Town of Paradise Valley Independent presents its 2020-21 Person’s of Distinction Awards, a celebration of individuals identified for their local achievements and distinguished contributions …

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Persons of Distinction

Nominate your Paradise Valley Person of Distinction today!

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The Town of Paradise Valley Independent presents its 2020-21 Person’s of Distinction Awards, a celebration of individuals identified for their local achievements and distinguished contributions in the Town of Paradise Valley.

Independent Newsmedia will be selecting a nominated Person of Distinction of Paradise Valley and honor them in our monthly Person of Distinction feature pages. We will also host a Persons of Distinction Award celebration at the end, honoring all award winners of Paradise Valley. The community can join the celebration, which includes the acknowledgment of recipients and achievements.

Nominations sought

Submissions are being sought from the Paradise Valley community in multiple categories. All nominations will be reviewed, and monthly winners will be selected based on their distinguished contributions.

Nominations should include name, email address and phone number along with the category of nomination, some details about the person being nominated and what accomplishments they have done. A nomination form is provided below or email AZnews@newszap.com information on your nominee.

A nomination form is here.

And the categories are...

  • Legacy Award: Recognizes a long-standing community member, who has consistently made significant contributions and exemplified a passion for giving back to Town of Paradise Valley Community within any category.
  • Art & Cultural Award: Celebrates an individual with excellence in the arts and has outstanding achievements and contributions to the cultural vitality of Town of Paradise Valley.
  • Emergency Responder Award: Presented to a person who steps forward during an emergency.
  • Entrepreneur Award: Presented to individual with visionaries, launches ideas, and is instrumental in the success of business in the Town of Paradise Valley community.
  • Innovator Award (under 30 years): Honors next generation leaders who are leveraging processes in a new way to achieve growth.
  • Educator Award: Recognizes a teacher who inspires students beyond their ow learning expectations.
  • Mentor Award: Presented to an individual who is making significant contributions and dramatically impacts the life of others.
  • Technology Award: Presented to an innovative individual in science, technology, or related fields with an original design, research, an outstanding product, or implementation of technology.
  • Volunteer Award: Recognizes an individual for donating their time, skills, leadership to assist others and rallies for improvement for the Town of Paradise Valley community.
  • Veteran Award: Honors a member of the veteran community for their continued service through leadership, employment, education and continues to serve the Town of Paradise Valley.
  • Vanguard Award: Honors an individual that spearheads paths for other to follow through unsettled endeavors.
  • Young Leader Award (17 or younger): Honors a youth who demonstrates ambition, leadership, and involvement within the Town of Paradise Valley Community.

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