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In this edition of The List of East Texas, we will be honoring the top executives whose leadership has made a profound impact on their company. These awards will recognize CEO, CFO, COO, CMO, CTO/CIO and other leaders in East Texas.


  • Nominees must be executive level within their company.
  • Nominee must reside and work within the following counties: Anderson, Angelina, Bowie, Camp, Cass, Cherokee, Delta, Fannin, Franklin, Gregg, Harrison, Henderson, Hopkins, Houston, Hunt, Kaufman, Lamar, Marion, Morris, Nacogdoches, Panola, Rains, Red River, Rusk, Sabine, San Augustine, Shelby, Smith, Titus, Trinity, Upsher, Van Zandt, Wood.


All nominations are taken via our online form which will be active during the nomination period. We do not accept any nominations that are not submitted via the online form.

Nomination Dates: TBD

Common Questions

What is a Top Executive?
Nominees will be selected based on their contributions to their companies, their role in their industry, their role as a key leader in their field and their role in the community.

Will the nominees be notified?
No, we will not tell the nominees that they received a nomination.

Can I nominate more than one teacher?
Certainly! in fact, we encourage it.

Will I be identified as the nominee?
No, we will not name the nominators.

How will the top teachers be selected?
The Editorial Advisory Board will review the nominations based on certain criteria.

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