The Birmingham Business Journal has unveiled the honorees in its 2022 CEO Awards.

Finalists and an ultimate winner in each category will be honored at an event Dec. 8 at Events at Haven. The awards recognize excellence among top executives in the metro area for businesses of all sizes.

This year’s list includes an elite list of leaders from a range of industries – from fitness companies and real estate firms to medical giants and the advertising world — ranked based on number of employees on the local level.

You can meet this year’s honorees in the attached gallery.