December 11, 2024 | Fontainebleau | Las Vegas, NV

ThinkAdvisor Luminaries Awards 2024

Deadline to Submit: Wednesday, July 17, 2024
The only program of its kind recognizing firms and individuals for excellence beyond traditional metrics – focusing on exemplary leadership, groundbreaking innovation, and outstanding community impact

Welcome to the ThinkAdvisor Luminaries Awards, where we celebrate the trailblazers redefining excellence in financial services. Now in its fourth year, this prestigious program recognizes the visionary firms and individuals driving innovation and making a transformative impact on both the industry and the profession.

Illuminate Your Achievements
The ThinkAdvisor Luminaries Awards stand apart by shining a spotlight on exceptional accomplishments that transcend traditional metrics like asset growth or product enhancements. We honor the bold leaders who elevate their organizations and inspire their peers, clients, and communities, setting new benchmarks for excellence and innovation.

More Opportunities to Showcase Your Firm’s Excellence
In 2024, the ThinkAdvisor Luminaries Awards are expanding their scope to include more categories across a broader group of industry segments, providing even greater opportunities to showcase your extraordinary contributions in these areas:

  • Innovation
  • Thought Leadership and Education
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Industry Disruption
  • Excellence in Marketing/PR


Celebrate Your Outstanding Achievers
This year, the ThinkAdvisor Luminaries Awards are broadening our recognition to honor more individuals across key roles, offering enhanced opportunities to spotlight the remarkable talents and leadership within your firm within these categories:

  • Executive of the Year
  • Thought Leader of the Year
  • Luminaries with Heart
  • Next-Gen Rising Stars
  • RIA M&A Leader of the Year

Elevate Your Profile With Financial Services Professionals
The ThinkAdvisor Luminaries Awards are more than just recognition; they are a powerful platform to enhance your organization’s reputation, boost your visibility, and showcase your leadership in the financial services industry. By highlighting achievements that drive positive change and push the industry forward, we champion excellence and creativity. Our program fosters a culture of continuous improvement, encouraging the entire industry to embrace innovation and visionary thinking.

Be Part of Something Bigger
With a rigorous selection process and an unwavering commitment to genuine excellence, the ThinkAdvisor Luminaries Awards are not just accolades—they are symbols of our industry's dedication to pushing boundaries and shaping a brighter future. Submit your nominations now and be recognized among the pioneering firms and individuals who are setting new standards as the brightest stars in the business.

ThinkAdvisor Luminaries Schedule

Nominations Accepted: May 7 - July 17, 2024
Finalists Announced: August 2024

A panel of independent judges made up of distinguished industry professionals will determine the winners, who will be recognized at an awards ceremony at the Fontainebleau Las Vegas on Dec. 11.

Profiles, news and other features about Luminaries' Finalists will appear regularly on ThinkAdvisor and will be promoted through our Luminaries-branded newsletter and other newsletters from September 2024 through September 2025.

What You Should Know

For the Luminaries entry process, candidates may be nominated in various award categories across the financial services industry. Submitters may nominate an individual or firm for as many categories as they like; however, each submission must be unique to that particular category.

To stay up-to-date with the 2024 ThinkAdvisor Luminaries Awards program and to learn more about those driving the industry to new heights, we invite you to sign up for our Luminaries Newsletter.

For inquiries regarding this series, please contact Janet Levaux, [email protected] or [email protected].

2023 Award Winners