FAQs

FAQs

Is there any fee to nominate a candidate in the Chicago CFO of the Year® Awards program?

No, there is no entry fee to nominate a participant in the Chicago CFO of the Year® Awards program.

Does a candidate for the Chicago CFO of the Year® Award have to have the title of CFO?

Only CFOs and Heads of Finance are eligible to win the Chicago CFO of the Year® Award. For additional information, please see the “Nomination Information” page on this website.

Are only CFO’s at a public companies eligible for nomination?

No, Chicago CFO of the Year® awards will be presented in Public, Private, and Not-For-Profit Categories.

How will the Awards Finalists be notified?

Chicago CFO of the Year® Finalists will be notified by the FEI Chicago Chapter about 2 months prior to the event.

How will the Award Recipients be notified?

Answer: Chicago CFO of the Year® Recipients will be announced during the Chicago CFO of the Year® Awards gala. 

Who will be judging the entries?

A distinguished selection committee will review each of the finalist entries for the Chicago CFO of the Year® Awards. Click Here to view the members of our selection committee.

When is the Chicago CFO of the Year Awards® event being held?

The 10th Anniversary Chicago CFO of the Year® Awards will be held Thursday, November 18, 2021 at 5:30pm.

Where will the Chicago CFO of the Year® Awards event be held?

This year’s event will be invitation only and will be held at:
Marriott Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile

540 North Michigan Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60611

However, you will not miss out as the live event will be live streamed for free so all can enjoy the 10th Anniversary Chicago CFO of the Year® Awards event!  Details coming soon!

Do you have to be a CFO to attend this event?

Due to the current state of the pandemic, the live event will be invitation only.

How do I purchase a ticket?

This event is invitation only.

Who should be contacted for more information?

Please address any questions to info@feichicago.org