Nominations for North Bay Business Journal’s Maker Awards are now open, seeking those who innovate and create in the North Bay.

The Journal award is open those who are involved in a variety of industries and producing a new product, innovating in a manufacturing process or providing education, workforce development or community involvement. Those companies or individuals who provide services to the maker industry are also eligible to be nominated.

Winners will be featured in a special pullout section of the North Bay Business Journal and honored at an event in July.

To nominate, go to and look for Event Registration and Nominations. The deadline to nominate is Tuesday, May 29.