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LendIt Fintech Industry Awards

Nomination Deadline July 31st


The 4th annual LendIt Fintech Industry Awards will bring together 500 Fintech influencers and innovators to celebrate outstanding achievement in 16 unique categories.

Capacity at the awards ceremony and dinner is limited. We encourage you to purchase your tables or individual tickets as soon as possible to secure your spot. Please contact info@lendit.com with any questions.
Judges
    Ron Shevlin
  • Ron Shevlin
  • Managing Director, Fintech Research
  • Cornerstone Advisors
    Jo Ann Barefoot
  • Jo Ann Barefoot
  • CEO & Founder
  • AIR – Alliance for Innovative Regulation
    Emmalyn Shaw
  • Emmalyn Shaw
  • Managing Partner
  • Flourish
    Will Beeson
  • Will Beeson
  • Principal
  • Rebank
Awards Categories
  • Fintech Innovator of the Year
    Awarded to the company that has demonstrated a strong culture of innovation, producing groundbreaking changes in the industry in the past year.
    The main innovation referenced must have been made commercially available in the past 18 months, with significant impact in the past year.
  • Executive of The Year
    Given to the senior executive male or female who has demonstrated outstanding leadership, integrity, performance and team-building within his or her company, while at the same time contributing to advancement of the industry.
    Currently a senior level executive.
    1 year or more in current position.
    Company is substantially dedicated to the field of fintech and/or online lending.
  • Fintech Woman of the Year
    Given to the senior executive who has demonstrated outstanding leadership, integrity, performance and a commitment to fostering gender diversity both within her company and in the industry at large.
    Female.
    Currently a senior level executive.
    1 year or more in current position.
    Company is substantially dedicated to the field of fintech.
  • Innovation in Digital Banking
    Awarded to the company that has demonstrated a strong culture of innovation, producing significant advances in digital banking technology in the past year. Both banks and non-banks may apply.
    The main innovation/s referenced must have been made commercially available in the past 18 months, with significant impact in the past year.
    The company must have begun commercial operations before Jan 1, 2018.
  • Top Consumer Lending Platform
    Awarded to the top consumer lending platform based on a combination of loan performance, volume, growth, product diversity and Innovation.
    Both standalone platform companies and platform divisions within corporations may apply.
    Online consumer lending must be a significant component of your business, representing at least 50% of loan volume and/or revenue for the company/division.
    The platform must have begun commercial operations before Jan 1, 2018.
  • Top Small Business Lending Platform
    Awarded to the top small business lending platform based on a combination of loan performance, volume, growth, product diversity and innovation.
    Both standalone platform companies and platform divisions within corporations may apply.
    Online small business lending must be a significant component of your business, representing at least 50% of loan volume and/or revenue for the company/division.
    The platform must have begun commercial operations before Jan 1, 2018.
  • Top Real Estate Platform
    Awarded to the top real estate platform based on a combination of performance, volume, growth, product diversity and innovation.
    Both standalone platform companies and platform divisions within corporations may apply.
    The platform must have begun commercial operations before Jan 1, 2018.
  • Emerging Lending Platform
    Awarded to the young company that has demonstrated the greatest potential to impact the future of online lending.
    Both standalone platform companies and platform divisions within corporations may apply.
    The platform must have begun commercial operations before Jan 1, 2017.
  • Top Accounting Firm
    Presented to the accounting firm that has demonstrated deep expertise, commitment to clients and the fostering of a deeper understanding of fintech.
    Firm must have served at least 5 clients in the fintech sector in the past year.
  • Top Law Firm
    Presented to the law firm that has demonstrated deep expertise, commitment to clients and the fostering of a deeper understanding of fintech.
    Firm must have served at least 5 clients in the fintech sector in the past year.
  • Most Promising Partnership
    Awarded to the company that has completed and publicly announced an innovative partnership in the fintech community.
    Firm must have successfully completed a fintech partnership, announced in the past year.
    The partnership will have shown benefits to both companies and deemed innovative.
  • Top Service Provider
    Presented to the service provider that has demonstrated deep expertise, unique value, strong ROI, commitment to clients and the fostering of a deeper understanding of fintech.
    Firm must have served at least 5 clients in the fintech sector in the past year.
  • Top Technology Service Provider
    Awarded to the technology company that has had the greatest impact on the fintech market.
    Firm must have served at least 5 clients in the fintech sector in the past year.
  • Most Promising Fintech Region
    Awarded to the region that is showing the most support and promise for the future of the fintech industry.
    Open to cities, states, geographic regions and nations.
    Region must have at least five leading fintech companies to be eligible for consideration.
  • Best in Show
    Awarded to the best exhibitor at LendIt Fintech USA 2020, judged on booth design and impression as well as staff conviction and enthusiasm.
    All LendIt Fintech USA 2020 booth exhibitors automatically will be considered for this award.
  • Excellence in Financial Inclusion
    Awarded to the company that has made the biggest difference in expanding access to financial services in new and innovative ways.
    Innovations must be measurable and have been implemented in the past 18 months with significant impact in the past year.

Timeline

2019 Winners