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Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Industry Icons Nomination Form

Last updated on September 16th, 2022 at 01:19 pm

Shelby Publishing’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Icons Nomination Form

Nominations are now open for Shelby Publishing’s new Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Industry Awards Program, which will recognize the industry’s most deserving companies working to advance and uphold diversity, equity and inclusion in the U.S. grocery industry.

Shelby will recognize DEI Winners from all sectors of the retail food industry—including retailers, wholesalers, distributors, suppliers/vendors and solutions providers. DEI Company entries must detail their exemplary commitment to driving and imparting positive changes across their organizations by removing barriers and creating environments where individuals can thrive as their authentic selves.


Entries due: January 25, 2021
DEI Winners will be featured in Shelby Publishing’s March 2021 issue.

The nomination criteria:
• All U.S. grocery retailers, wholesalers/distributors and suppliers, solutions providers and sales and marketing agencies.

  • Applications are free; there is no charge/fee to nominate.
    • Application must be completed in full to be considered.
  • Information provided in the application will be used in part for the narrative of the print and online stories.
    • All applications must be submitted by the due date of January 25, 2021.
    • All nominations will be vetted by Shelby Publishing’s editorial staff and advisory board.
    • Questions can be directed to President and Publisher, Stephanie Reid at [email protected] nominate a Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Company, please complete the form, in full, below:








Who are you nominating? (Choose one)

__ I am submitting a nomination on behalf of my company/employer.

__ I am submitting a nomination on behalf of a business partner with whom I work.



Company Name


Entry Category (choose one):



__Suppliers/Vendors/Solutions Providers/Sales and Marketing Agency


Please furnish information for the following:


In 300 words or less, detail your company’s demonstrated DEI accomplishments, including convincing details of demonstrated achievements, such as building and fostering impactful DEI programs and initiatives that clearly demonstrate efforts to initiate and build greater diversity, inclusion, and equity related to sex, gender, race, ethnicity, disability and age during the past year. Please include relevant DEI awards and accolades and anything else you like us to know.



The deadline for nominations is January 25, 2021.


Please download and write in your submission and email back to Stephanie Reid, President and Publisher at [email protected] thank you.


Questions? Email President and Publisher, Stephanie Reid, at [email protected]. for more information.


*Photo Upload

Please submit 2-5 digital photos to support your nomination.

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