Welcome to the 2023 Liftoff Excellence Awards

 Drive More Success | Get The Recognition You Deserve

Entries for the LEA awards are open to individuals and businesses with proven experience and success in their respective field. Start here.

Why Apply for The Liftoff Excellence Awards? 

  • Enhanced Visibility: Gain heightened visibility within your industry. Being honored with the Liftoff Excellence Awards distinguishes you as a leader and expert in your field, attracting attention from potential clients, partners, and investors. Leverage this recognition to amplify your personal brand and expand your influence.

  • Distinguished Network: Join an exclusive community that enables you to expand your network, forge valuable connections, and collaborate with top talents across diverse fields, fostering innovation and growth.

  • Validation of Success: The Liftoff Excellence Awards serves as a testament to your hard work, dedication, and exceptional achievements. It provides validation of your success, reinforcing your credibility and expertise among peers, clients, and stakeholders.

  • Inspire Others: By applying for The Liftoff Excellence Awards, you become a source of inspiration and motivation for others.

Don’t miss the chance to be part of this prestigious international recognition program. Apply for The Liftoff Excellence Awards. Be celebrated for your achievements. Grow your brand. Leave a lasting impact.


Be Recognized for Your Success!

  • Most Authentic Leadership Style
  • Top 10 Executive in (Industry)
  • Top 10 Entrepreneur in (Industry)
  • Top 10 Publicist
  • Top 10 Author
  • Most Authentic Advertising Campaign
  • Most Authentic On-Air Personality
  • Best Work-Life Blend Success Story
  • Top 10 Leader in (industry)
  • Top 10 Public Speaker
  • Most Inspiring Book
  • Most Inspiring Advertising Campaign
  • Most Inspiring Product Line
  • Most Inspiring Career Change Story
  • Most Educational Company/Product
  • Most Inspiring Public Speech

Award entries will undergo a rigorous evaluation process, conducted by a panel of esteemed judges with extensive experience and knowledge in their respective fields. The winners will be selected based on their impact, innovation, leadership, and commitment to driving positive change in their communities and industries.

All recognized winners can purchase the license to display the 2023 Liftoff Excellence Awards logo for use within their email signature and social media, tailored content for a press release, and an acrylic display award beginning in late 2023. Enter now.

How it Works

The 2023 Liftoff Excellence Awards offer a unique opportunity for individuals and businesses to be recognized and celebrated for their outstanding achievements, leadership and inspiration. Leaders like you deserve to be featured and recognized for your accomplishments. We’ve assembled this award program to ensure you are not only getting the highest level of visibility for your accomplishments, but also are celebrated alongside others in your field, and associated fields who can help accelerate your success even more.

Brought to you by Liftoff Enterprises, producers of the nationally syndicated daytime TV show, (also streamed globally) “Liftoff with Jeanniey Walden”, and the global podcast, “Liftoff Journeys” this award honors those who have:


The 2023 Liftoff Excellence Awards is open to any professional leading or working for an established and currently active entity.

Award Criteria:

  • Provided inspirational leadership;
  • Created value;
  •  Impacted success in a quantifiable way.

Assessment Process:

The 2023 Liftoff Excellence Awards assessment process provides consistency and rigor to the judging process.

Entries are assessed in two stages:

  1. The Award Team Program Managers will review all submissions and select a shortlist of finalists;
  2. An independent and impartial panel of judges who have all demonstrated proven success and leadership in their careers will review all finalists and select the winners.

Each entry is assessed against how well the submission meets the criteria by a rating of either Excellent, Good, Fair, Limited or Weak. Entrants who rate as Excellent in all three of the submission criteria will be awarded an 2023 Liftoff Excellence Awards.

Meet the Judges:

Our expert judges are a pivotal part of running the 2023 Liftoff Excellence Awards. They provide credibility to our assessment process, bringing years of private equity expertise and experience to their decisions. And, they are highly respected executives within the business community, recognized for their character, industry achievement and influence.

Note: Please note that a judge will abstain from voting in a particular entrant where there may be a conflict of interest.

Ted Rubin

Speaker / Author / Strategic Relationship Advisor… Straight Talk

Ted is a leading Social Marketing Strategist and Keynote Speaker. He is the co-author of “Return on Relationship”.

Amya Zhanelle

President & CEO, AZ Is Media | Social Media Strategist | MS, Business & Tech Management

Amya is resource for businesses and social media influencers who desire increased brand recognition through social media marketing and photography. Amya understands the importance of effective brand representation.

Dela Quist

Executive Director | Email Marketing Expert | Brand Ambassador

Dela is a founder of Alchemy Worx and SubjectLinePRO with over 20 years of experience in email marketing, digital media, and advertising. He leads a team of experts who provide a range of services, from strategy and best practice to design and analytics, for clients across various industries and markets.

Jeanniey Walden

Chief Marketing Officer Rite Aid and Thrifty Ice Cream | TV Show/Podcast Host | Advisor | Speaker

Jeanniey, a life-long marketing expert, has a career that career spans building brands and growing revenue for businesses. From designing operational framework for growing marketing teams, to using the latest digital technologies and proven methods to grow revenue. Jeanniey can help you build your personal and professional brand and grow your business.

Cindy Garnick

TV Publicist & Producer

Cindy Garnick is the CEO of Garnick Entertainment Media Group. With a diverse roster of clients, she is a lead influencer in many of the marketing campaigns you’ve seen on of some your favorite brands and products.Cindy has produced over 1000 segments on Lifestyle Talk shows which have aired in the top 10 TV markets.


  • Award Winners will be notified via Email. Upon acceptance, elements of the award entry (to be selected at Liftoff Enterprises discretion) may be showcased on the Liftoff Enterprises website, mentioned in a press release and other social media channels, including but not limited to Instagram, Facebook, Tiktok, Twitter and LinkedIn.
  • The television air date for the three selected winners of the TV interview will be announced December 15th, 2023. The podcast air dates for ten selected podcast interview winners will be released on December 15th, 2023.
  • The deadline for nominations is October 31, 2023.
    Follow us on social media for updates and use the hashtag #liftoffwithjeanniey and #GlobalAchievers2023 to join the conversation.