Nominations are open!

13th Annual GrowFL Florida Companies to Watch

Companies from across the state and all industries may participate. Selection is based on steady growth in employee counts and revenue as well as strength in leadership, corporate culture, community support and philanthropy, innovation in management or technology, or other factors that contribute to an outstanding organization. 

To be eligible to apply for the award, a company must meet the following for the year ending 2022: 

  • Be a privately held commercial enterprise headquartered in Florida (not publicly traded, subsidiary or division of another company or nonprofit); and
  • Employ 6 to 150 full-time equivalent W-2 employees, including the owner; and
  • Have between $750,000 up to $100 million in annual revenue or working capital from investors or grants; and
  • Have not won this award in the past; and
  • Demonstrate intent and capacity to grow based on evidence such as employee or sales growth, exceptional leadership, sustainable competitive advantage, etc. 

Use one of the forms below to nominate a second-stage company you think should be recognized next! Do you have more than one company you’d like to nominate? Click here to download our nomination template where you can easily submit multiple nominations. 

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Questions? Reach out to Hannah Metevia at [email protected]