Deal Maker Awards

About the Deal Maker Awards

The annual Deal Maker Awards, hosted by ACG Cleveland, honor Northeast Ohio's top corporate deal makers for demonstrated success in using acquisitions, divestitures, financings and other transactions to fuel sustainable growth. The Deal Maker Awards is ACG Cleveland's signature event and is one of the best networking events of the year. It is usually held in late January. 

Mark your calendars; the next Deal Maker Awards will be held on January 25, 2018.

Nominations & Judging

Nominations are typically due in early November of each year and are judged by a steering of experienced M&A professionals. Download the nomination form for more information on submitting a nominee.

Highlights and Award Winner Profiles from 2017


The 2017 ACG Cleveland Deal Maker Award winners were:

  • Diebold-Nixdorf
  • Huntington Bancshares
  • Trademark Global, LLC
  • CapitalWorks, LLC

Read more about the 2017 winners.