Corporate Team Awards
This event is a ‘friendly’ competition across multiple categories, including:
HOUSTON BUSINESS JOURNAL TOP PARTICIPATING COMPANY
An award will be given to the company with the most number of total participants registered during the four-day event. To be counted for this award, participants must be full-time / part-time or contracted employees of the registered company.
2017 Award Winner: Invesco
INDUSTRY PARTICIPATION AWARDS
There will be an award for the most participants in each of the corporate run / walk business industry categories. Oil and Gas, Healthcare, Banking, Real Estate, IT, Hospitality - Restaurant / Hotel, Legal, Insurance, Retail, Universities, Education (K-12), Government, Engineering, Automotive, Non-Profit, Construction. Other proposed categories may be added by the race directors at their discretion.
2017 COMPANY PARTICIPATION AWARD WINNERS
Oil&Gas/Energy: EP Energy
Law: Baker Botts L.L.P.
Education: University of Houston
Construction/Real Estate: Tellepsen
Government: Port Houston
Engineering: S & B Engineers and Constructors, Ltd.
Healthcare: Harris Health
Credit Union: People’s Trust Federal Credit Union
Awards will be presented to the Fastest Overall Male and Female and the Fastest Masters Male and Female (40 and over). Employees of Running-Related companies are not eligible for Fastest Overall or Masters awards.
New for 2018: Age-Group Awards, Male and Female: 18-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+
2017 INDIVIDUAL AWARD WINNERS
Under 40/Male: Edenn Perez – Jacobs (0:18:45)
Under 40/Female: Christina Wallace – Hess (0:21:07)
Over 40/Male: Jason Wiley – Hess (0:19:33)
Over 40/Female: Julie Risselman – Melton & Melton (0:23:01)
TOP TEN COMPANY TEAM AVERAGE
Award will be given to the company with the top ten employee times combined and averaged out (male/female combined).
2017 TOP TEN COMPANY AVERAGE - Tenaris (0:22:94) - based on average time of top 10 participants per company
Challenge Your Competition!
Create your own corporate challenge by creating a friendly rivalry with a local business / corporation. Executive vs. Executive, Legal Firm Battle, Oil and Gas Showdown, 'Slowest Team'. If you would like to issue a challenge, contact the Race Directors via email. The Race Directors will then issue the challenge to the competing company and will follow-up with you as to whether it was indeed accepted.
Disclaimer Regarding Awards
In order to be eligible for awards, all runners must be 18 or over and must be employed full-time, part-time or contracted by the company to qualify. If upon verification the Race Directors find discrepancies, the team/individual will not be eligible for an award. All awards will be distributed to the winners following the conclusion of the event.