Community Innovation Awards

Celebrating three awards on one fabulous night!

Nominations now open!



October 11, 2021 | Evening reception at The Mill


About the Awards

The Community Innovation Awards celebrate and publicize our community’s business successes. Our accomplishments are amplified and encouraged when acknowledged before our colleagues and friends.

The Best Places to Work Awards recognize the area’s best employers and provide organizations with valuable employee feedback.

The Fast 15 Awards recognize the MVP employees who drive innovation at our companies.

The FUSE Business Innovation Awards recognize the accomplishments of companies and individuals in Bloomington’s thriving tech scene.

Become a Sponsor!

Spotlight your company at one of the largest celebrations of innovation in southern Indiana! You can play a leading role in the business innovation ecosystem by sponsoring this event. Your generosity supports continued growth, innovation, and success for our whole commmunity. Position your company as a leader of our economic future!

Evening Reception

Save the date! October 11, 2021

The Community Innovation Awards reception will kick off The Mill’s Innovation Week in one festive evening. The Mill and the Herald-Times will announce the 2021 winners of the FUSE Business Innovation Awards, the Fast 15 Awards, and Best Places to Work. Join us to celebrate this incredible community and our bright future!

A Community of Innovators

Our community is home to both globally renowned companies and some of Indiana’s most exciting startups. Here at The Mill, we think that’s something to shout out from our iconic sawtooth rooftop!

The Awards

a dozen categories celebrating company & individual achievement!