Nominations will open in September 2017. You can use these characteristics of 20 under 40 honorees, as you think about someone to nominate:

  • Potential to impact community‚Äôs future
  • Successful in their chosen field
  • Make a significant contribution to their company or employer
  • Character, involvement and achievement are consistent themes in their lives
  • Committed to professional excellence and the community
  • Involved in community activities
  • Innovative


  • Must be 39 years or younger as of December 31, 2016
  • Must represent characteristics of leaders (see above)
  • Must be aware of their nomination