Entry Deadline: June 15, 2022


Nominations are now being accepted for HBSDealer's 2022 Top Women in Hardware & Building Supply awards program, which recognizes the integral role women play in this industry.

The event will take place in person this fall to celebrate the winners at an award ceremony on Nov. 8-9, 2022 in Chicago. In addition, all Top Women will be recognized in the November issue of HBSDealer.

Honorees are chosen based on nominations from industry peers in the following award categories:

Business Excellence Award

This award recognizes a leader who has demonstrated achievement, growth and success in the hardware and home improvement industry; embraced education and community service, and inspired others to follow a similar path.

Rising Stars Award

This award recognizes a talented professional with the potential to make a significant positive difference within her company and within the industry for years to come.

Eligibility Rules

  • Nominees must work in the hardware + building supply industry (dealer, distributor or vendor/supplier).
  • Nominators are encouraged to share specific initiatives, achievements and examples of leadership in order to present a full picture of a candidate.
  • Nominations may include accomplishments / achievements attained from June 1, 2021 – May 31, 2022.
  • Self-nominations are welcome.