Nominations for the 5th annual Tulsey Awards open on Monday, Sept. 10, 2012 and can be submitted via the website: www.thetulseys.com.
The Tulsey Awards recognize the entrepreneurial heroes, pioneers, and innovators of Tulsa who significantly impact the local economy. The Tulsey Awards Ceremony is the flagship entrepreneurial celebration during Tulsa Global Entrepreneurship Week, Nov. 12-16.
Citizens may nominate deserving entrepreneurs for a Tulsey Award through the website, www.thetulseys.com in 10 categories: Civic, Emerging, Arts & Entertainment, Franchise, Green, Interactive, Legend, Serial, Young and Restaurateur. All entrepreneurs nominated and accepted into the public voting process will automatically be entered into the Entrepreneur of the Year category.
Nominations will be accepted for the Tulsey Awards from Sept. 10 – Oct. 1. Voting for the nominees will begin on Oct. 10 via the website, www.thetulseys.com and will end on Nov. 1. The Tulsey Award winners will be announced at a special celebration on Thursday, Nov. 15 from 7-11 p.m., during Tulsa Global Entrepreneurship Week at the Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame, 5 S.
Boston Ave. Each winner will receive a hand cast Tulsa Golden Driller.
A Tulsey Awards kick-off celebration will be held on Monday, Sept. 10, 5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m. at Vintage 1740, 1740 Boston Ave.
Events throughout Tulsa Global Entrepreneurship Week, including the Tulsey Awards, are being coordinated by the City of Tulsa’s Economic Development Commission, Entrepreneurship Committee. For more information about Tulsa Global Entrepreneurship Week events being held Nov. 12-16, visit: www.tulsagew.com.
9/10 – Tulsey Awards nominations accepted at: www.thetulseys.com.
9/10 – Tulsey Awards Kick-Off Celebration at Vintage 1740, 5:30 p.m.
10/1 – Tulsey Awards Nominations – Ends at 11:59 p.m.
10/10 – Tulsey Awards Voting opens11/1 – Tulsey Awards Voting – Ends at 11:59 p.m.
11/12-11/16 – Tulsa Global Entrepreneurship Week, see the complete list of events at: www.tulsagew.com.
11/15 – Tulsey Awards Ceremony at Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame