Salute to Miami’s Leaders
The awards honor Leadership Miami® alumni who have excelled as leaders in their respective business fields, served the Chamber with distinction and been integrally involved in the community. Recipients are honored in the following categories: Banking/Finance, Entrepreneurial/ Professional, Government, Legal/ Law, Nonprofit/Cultural and Public Relations/Marketing, as well as the Bill Colson Leadership Award – named in honor of the late Bill Colson, a prominent attorney and community activist, who founded the Leadership Miami® program more than three decades ago. This award is presented to an outstanding Leadership Miami® alumnus who has exemplified consistent leadership in creating community understanding and enhancing the quality of life for a broad cross-section of the entire community. In addition, the Power Leader of Year and Visionary Leader of the Year awards recognize community leaders who are committed to making Miami a world class city through innovation, leadership and empowering others to excel.