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.