SAVE THE DATE: November 1, 2018

Presenting Sponsor: Lipscomb University

The Nashville Entrepreneur Center has announced that the 2018 NEXT Awards + Entrepreneurs’ Hall of Fame presented by Lipscomb University will take place on November 1, 2018. Building on six years of celebration, the NEXT Awards were previously produced in conjunction with the Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce and recognize the entrepreneurs who make a significant impact on Nashville’s economy. The awards have now grown to include the induction of the prestigious Entrepreneurs’ Hall of Fame winners.

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The NEXT Awards recognize the entrepreneurs, startups, and entrepreneurial-minded businesses who make a significant impact on the economy in Middle Tennessee. All stages of companies, from emerging startups to well-established market movers, are celebrated during this event as contributors to making Nashville one of the best cities in the U.S. to start a business.

Each year the Nashville Entrepreneur Center inducts a new class into its Entrepreneurs' Hall of Fame. This honor celebrates visionary business leaders and companies who have laid a foundation of support and helped foster entrepreneurship in Nashville. These innovative leaders have made an indelible mark on Music City and represent both the great past and bright future of Nashville.