Business for the Arts Awards Luncheon

Betty Hart performing a scene from Arvada Center's "The Mountaintop." Photo: Steve Peterson

CBCA’s annual Business for the Arts Awards celebrate inspiring arts and business partnerships statewide. Over 130 companies and individuals have been honored for their philanthropic support, exceptional leadership and innovative engagement with the arts. This high-energy, arts-infused luncheon is attended by over 700 arts, business and civic leaders from across Colorado.

The Business for the Arts Awards Luncheon is SOLD OUT! Please contact Meredith Badler at or 720-428-6720 to inquire about the Waiting List.

2017 Awards Finalists

Create Award

EY Next Wave Leadership Award

  • Kayvan S. T. Khalatbari
  • Jackson Stevens

Impact Award

John Madden, Jr. Leadership Award

  • Merry Logan
  • Tim Schultz
  • Doug Tueller

Philanthropy Award

2017 Awards Judges

Wayne Barrrett

Vice President & Market Officer, Prologis

Will Chan

Services to New Immigrants, Program Administrator, Denver Public Library

Beth Johnson

Attorney, Moye White

Mary Lester

Director of Special Projects, PRV Family Office

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