2020 NACD NXT Gala

This annual awards event applauds boards for their excellence in utilizing board diversity and innovation as a strategy for building long-term value for their companies.

The 2020 NACD NXT winners will be announced during the 2020 NACD NXT Gala, October 12, 2020, at the Gaylord National Harbor, MD. The evening includes networking, cocktails, dinner, and a special tribute to the nominees and award winners.

The annual celebration includes winners in five distinct categories: Large-Cap, Mid-Cap, Small-Cap, Private, and Nonprofit.

 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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