The Sacramento Rainbow Chamber of Commerce is seeking a high-level performer who has had leadership success within his or her business and the business community as well as leadership success within the Sacramento LGBT community.  This person has served as a role model and will continue to serve as a role model for the entire community.

The strongest nominee will be selected by the BLY Committee, which will consist of leaders from the Business and Local Community.

Completed Nominee Applications are due by September 10, 2012, and the selection will be made prior to September 14, 2012.

The 2012 Business Leader of the Year will be honored at the 2012 Sacramento Rainbow Chamber of Commerce Gala on Tuesday, September 18, 2012, 6 to 9 p.m., at the Woodlake Hotel in Sacramento.

Rules of Application for Business Leader of the Year:

  1. Member in Good Standing with the Sacramento Rainbow Chamber of Commerce
  2. Nomination Application, with Picture and One (1) Letter of  Reference
  3. Signed Letter of Commitment by Nominee

Awardee will be asked to make a 3-minute acceptance speech at the RCC Gala on September 18, 2012, and ride on the 2013 RCC Sacramento Pride Float.  In addition, the Awardee may be asked to participate in photographs to be used on the RCC Website and other RCC promotion materials or promotional video. Complimentary 2012 RCC Gala Dinner for 2 is included.

The application is available here: