2023 AMCI Award Information and Nominations

AMCI is excited to announce the launch of its inaugural Awards and Recognition Program. Whether it is an up-and-coming executive already making a mark as an AMC professional, a seasoned leader whose talent and vision have advanced our industry, or a firm’s unique ability to notably change a client’s success trajectory, we want to acknowledge and celebrate the achievements of our members.

We hope you take this opportunity to nominate a deserving individual, team, or firm for one or more of the awards noted below. All entries must be fully completed and submitted through the online application by March 26, at 11:59 PM EDT. To ensure appropriate time for evaluation and selection, no extensions can be granted.

You are also invited to put Tuesday, June 6, 2023 on your calendar to join our community’s best and brightest at AMCI’s first annual Awards and Recognition Celebration. The event will be held in conjunction with AMC’s Engaged in Oklahoma City. We are in the planning stages and additional information will be available in early April.

Individual Awards


Organizational Awards

Glenn W. Bostrom Lifetime Achievement Award

  • AMCI’s highest honor, presented to a past or present individual AMC Leader.
  • For outstanding career leadership and achievement benefiting the AMC industry.
    • Accomplishments include a broad scope of lifetime leadership and service efforts to AMCI and other organizations.
  • Must be part of an AMCI member company

AMC Ambassador of the Year Award

  • Showcase how AMCI member firm includes the power of the AMC model in their marketing approach
  • Examples of external marketing (e.g., website, social)
  • Highlight individual contributors that lead industry outreach (speaking engagements, involvement in the association industry) that promote the AMC and the AMC model

AMCI Excellence in Leadership Award

  • Presented to an AMCI member representative demonstrating leadership, vision, and teamwork through volunteerism at AMCI
  • Must be employed by an AMCI member 
  • Open to AMC leaders and Industry Partners



 Excellence in AMC Client Advancement Award

  • Highlights “against all odds” situation (measuring growth, possibly turnaround situation) including growth % in multiple areas.
  • Requires testimonial/reference/endorsement from one more member(s) of the client executive committee.
  • Must be an AMCI member
  • Client Budget: at least $250,000 (including management fees)

AMCI Rising Leader Award

  • Presented to an AMCI member representative, demonstrating ability to accept and execute leadership opportunities providing extraordinary support and service to the AMC and/or clients
    • Leadership within the AMCI member company (beyond client leadership role)
    • Volunteerism and visibility within the association, AMC and/or other industry communities
    • A visible thought-leader within the member company and AMCI community
  • Must be an AMCI member
  • Must have less than 10 years of AMCI service 
  • Owners are not eligible
  • Must be nominated by AMC Principal

Outstanding AMC Culture Award

  • Narrative of AMC talent experience w/collateral (job descriptions, onboarding or welcome packets, examples of internal programs, etc.) 
    • Show examples of community outreach
    • Show examples of internal community building (DE&I initiatives, onboarding, engagement, etc.)
    • Can showcase media or other program recognition
    • Two testimonials from members of the staff:
      • 1 less than 2 years and 1 more than 3 years' experience
      • No one with a 10% or greater AMC ownership


Nominate an Individual Here


Nominate an Organization Here


Frequently Asked Questions

Are self-nominations permitted?
Yes, self-nominations are accepted.
Note: Rising Leader Award nominations must be made by an AMC Principal only.
Are co-nominators allowed?
Yes, one primary nominator and one co-nominator are allowed per nomination.
Does AMCI accept posthumous nominations?
No, posthumous nominations are not allowed but will be considered if the nomination was submitted when the nominee was still alive.
Can I submit more than one nomination?
Yes, you can submit more than one nomination for multiple awards.