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Who are the most influential people in our industry? Financial Planning is now accepting nominations for our annual Influencer Awards. We are seeking the most impactful individuals in multiple categories who are leading -- and sometimes pushing -- the industry to higher levels. The awards will recognize practitioners and thought leaders who have made significant contributions to the financial planning profession, from developing innovative portfolio and practice-management solutions to providing leadership for the advisory community.

The categories include:

  • Industry Contributor Award: An advisor who has recently made extraordinary contributions to the planning profession.
  • Practice Management Award: An advisor who has introduced innovative practice-management ideas.
  • Tech Innovator Award: An advisor who has devised ingenious technology best practices.
  • Portfolio Innovator Award: An advisor who has contributed significantly to portfolio management best practices.
  • New Generation Award: An advisor who has advanced the industry's training of the next generation of planners.
  • Lifetime Achievement Award: An advisor who, over the course of his or her career, has changed financial planning for the better.

We will be accepting submissions online through Monday, Aug. 20.
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Winners will be selected by Financial Planning's editorial advisory panel and announced in our October issue and at