Help us recognize dedicated industry influencers!
Tell us about your friends and business partners who’ve made a difference in the world of Christian retail by nominating them for an industry award.
At UNITE 2018, five awards will be distributed to honor individuals and companies who represent the industry’s mission to equip the kingdom of God through Christian products. Help us shine some light on the service, accomplishments, and attitudes of our industry friends and partners in order to encourage them and the rest of the industry!
Below are descriptions of the five esteemed awards, followed by a submission form. CBA will pray over your nominations and determine recipients based on award criteria.
DEADLINE TO SUBMIT NOMINATIONS: April 27
Industry Champion Award
The Industry Champion Award recognizes a person or business whose outstanding contribution has benefited the entire industry while demonstrating Christian mission and values. This prestigious award is presented to proven industry leaders who move the industry into the future with enlightened leadership.
Jim Carlson “Spirit of Excellence Award”
The Jim Carlson “Spirit of Excellence Award” is awarded to retailers who have shown distinct excellence in the Christian retail industry through outstanding professionalism including merchandising, economic sustainability, operational excellence, marketing, and physical store presentation.
Ministry In Action Award
The Ministry in Action Award recognizes companies or organizations that have demonstrated leadership and dedication in contributing to the good of the community. These companies make an authentic contribution through philanthropy, service projects, mentoring, or other community service.
CBA Lifetime Achievement Award
The CBA Lifetime Achievement Award recognizes individuals who have performed outstanding service and accomplishment spanning their entire career by creating, distributing, or using Christian resources to achieve ministry and further the Gospel.
CBA International Lifetime Achievement Award
The CBA International Lifetime Achievement Award recognizes individuals who have performed outstanding service and accomplishment spanning their entire career by creating, distributing, or using Christian resources to achieve ministry and further the Gospel around the world.