Loyola University Chicago

Quinlan School of Business

Award Categories

Awards are presented in six categories. Winners are recognized for their strong commitment to both business and family, positive family/business linkage, multi-generational family business involvement, contributions to industry and community, and innovate business practices and strategies.


Large Family Business of the Year Award

More than 250 employees

Medium Family Business of the Year Award

50–250 employees

Small Family Business of the Year Award

Less than 50 employees

Community Service Award

Businesses showing exemplary community service efforts

Century Award

Highlighting the success and longevity of a family business

Dean's Award

Recognizing a business that excels in social enterprise, supply chain management or emerging markets.