AWARDS: CALL FOR APPLICATIONS
Risk & Insurance® strives to identify emerging risks and
mitigation strategies, while covering the fascinating people who
drive the industry forward. Our goal is to inform and help our
readers succeed in their careers as well as to inspire and motivate
Risk & Insurance® All Stars embody this credo. They stand
out from their peers by overcoming challenges through
exceptional problem-solving, creativity, perseverance and/or
passion. By presenting their stories, we recognize outstanding
accomplishments while also providing our readers with ideas,
solutions and motivation to overcome similar challenges.
Who is eligible for the award?
Eligible nominees include any individual with responsibility for
managing risk or claims for their employer.
• Risk Manager
• Claims Manager
• Workers’ Comp Professional
• Any other professional responsible for
risk management or claims
Winners will be announced in the
September 15th issue of Risk & Insurance®. The information
will also be featured on the Risk & Insurance® website, and
via eNewsletter, magazine digital edition and App platforms. A
profile highlights each Risk All Star, along with a photo.
What criteria are used to select winners?
Winning applicants are selected based on the compelling nature
of their story and accomplishments. The central question is,
“Does the applicant’s story inform and/or motivate others?”
While a compelling story is most important, winners also will
exhibit success in any of the below:
Applicants can apply directly or be nominated by a colleague,
broker, insurer or service provider.
Risk & Insurance® editors review all applicants and narrow the
pool down to finalists based on the application. Each finalist is
then interviewed by a staff member. A summary of the interview
along with an evaluation form is completed by the editor
performing the interview.
Important Note Regarding Confidentiality: We are conscious
of the sensitive nature of the information provided. Client
references listed on applications and contacted by judges may
choose to be on or off-the-record. This includes the client name,
company name and additional identifying information. All other
information on the application will be considered on-the-record
unless specified otherwise.
Once all interviews are complete, the
judging team meets to review the
interviews and evaluations. Winners are
There is no limit on the number of
winners. Each Risk & Insurance® All Star
is chosen based on the compelling nature
of their story.
Who selects the winners?
Risk All Stars are selected by the editors of Risk & Insurance®
A few weeks after the winners are announced, each Risk &
Insurance® All Star receives a copy of the print issue, an award
plaque and additional items.
How to apply or nominate
To apply directly for the Risk All Stars award or nominate
a colleague, please visit www.riskandinsurance.com for an
application and full program details.
SUBMISSION DEADLINE: JULY 7, 2017
WINNER ANNOUNCEMENT DATE: SEPTEMBER 15, 2017