What are the Neal Awards?

The Jesse H. Neal Awards are the most prestigious editorial honors in the field of specialized journalism. Named after Jesse H. Neal, the first managing director of Connectiv, the Neal Awards were established in 1955 to recognize and reward editorial excellence in business media. Award-winning content reports on major industry issues of the time. Neal winners have exposed corruption and conflicts of interest and brought attention to major new trends, brilliant leadership, innovative tactics, and key developments in global businesses.


Leadership Awards

The Leadership Awards recognize individuals who are iconic in their levels of vision, accomplishment, and contributions to the industry. They are role models for other professionals, generous as mentors and advocates for social justice.


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2019 Neal AwardWinners!

Congratulations to our 2019 Neal Award Winners and finalists!