The Best Place for Working Parents®
Innovator Awards

The Best Place for Working Parents® annually recognizes businesses within our designees that are truly innovating when it comes to supporting working parents through our Innovator Awards.

2021 Innovator Award Winners


“We have worked to build a name that is synonymous with excellence in construction projects and services. Like a connected family, we work hard to tangibly rejoice and support our employees regardless of the challenges and successes that life brings with it!”

Matthew Avila,
Chief Executive Officer,
Byrne Construction Services


"We know that providing our employees and their families with comprehensive benefits, wellness programs, and robust resources is one of the keys to our long-term success. Supporting working parents is not only the right thing to do, but also the smart thing to do to be an employer of choice in an ever-changing competitive environment.”

Sean Donohue,
Chief Executive Officer,
DFW International Airport


"We believe in promoting a diverse workforce and a workplace in which our team members are able to achieve work/life harmony. We are constantly looking for ways to innovate and develop new policies and benefits that fully support all of our team members and thus we were quickly able to assist when the pandemic occurred.”

Mark G. Nurdin,
Bank of Texas

2020 Innovator Award Winners

SigmaPro – Small Business Innovator

Bell – Family Resource Innovator

Fidelity Investments – Events Innovator

PMG – Policy Innovator

Innovator Award Benefits Include:

  • Award Presentation by the Fort Worth Mayor at the Annual State of the City Luncheon (1,300+ in attendance)
  • Exclusive Corporate Promo in Fort Worth Inc. Magazine (Read Article)
  • Corporate Invitation to Serve as one of Fort Worth Mayor’s Travel Delegates
  • Corporate Logo Placement on Best Place for Kids Website and Social Media Platforms
  • Cross-Promotion Opportunities on Linkedin & Best Place for Kids Convening Events
  • Invitation to Attend a Fort Worth City Trip as a Corporate Delegate

2022 Innovator Award Enrollment Window

The enrollment window for the 2022 Best Place for Working Parents® Innovator Awards run from January 7, 2022 – February 11, 2022. Stay in the know with Best Place for Working Parents® notifications by signing up for our newsletter.