2020 NACD NXT Awards

NACD Announces 10 Boards Of Directors Nominated For NACD NXT® Awards

NACD has announced 10 boards, spanning a cross section of company sizes and industries, that have been named finalists for this year’s NACD NXT® awards.

The annual NACD NXT awards applaud boards for their excellence in utilizing board diversity and innovation as a strategy for building long-term value for their companies. 

From this group of 10 finalists, three top winners will be named. Winners will be publicly announced, and featured in a video retrospective, on October 13 during mainstage programming at the Virtual NACD Summit 2020

The boards of the following companies are finalists for NACD NXT recognition:


 2019 Award Winners

Large-Cap:   General Mills

Mid-Cap:      Ryder

Small-Cap:   Amalgamated Bank

Private:        GuideWell Mutual Holding

Nonprofit:    Novant Health


 2018 Award Winners

Large-Cap:   Newmont Mining

Mid-Cap:      Foot Locker

Small-Cap:   TrueBlue

Private:         Liberty Mutual Insurance


Thank you to the following NACD NXT partners:

Founding, Lead Program, and Content Contributor:

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Program and content contributors:


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