RECOGNIZING 40 REGIONAL BUSINESS & PROFESSIONAL LEADERS WHO HAVE ACHIEVED SUCCESS BEFORE THE AGE OF 40

Michiana Forty under 40 shines the spotlight on 40 of the region's most talented and dedicated young executives, professionals and leaders who demonstrate career success and community engagement, all before the age of 40. The 2019 class will see its 500th honoree and more! Now in its 13th year, 480 young leaders have been recognized over the years. This program is an annual collaborative effort between the South Bend Regional Chamber, Young Professionals Network South Bend as well as other partners and chambers in the Michiana region.

Nominations for the 2019 class are now being accepted. Deadline is March 8, 2019. A selection committee will meet in late March to determine the 2019 honorees who will be recognized at a celebration luncheon in May.  Review the criteria below before submitting your nomination.

 

NOTE: Please make sure to check Alumni to view previous recipients to see if your nominee has already been recognized in the past. Persons can only receive the honor once.

 


RECIPIENTS ARE SELECTED BASED ON
THE FOLLOWING CRITERIA

  • Initiative and dedication in pursuing their career
  • Proven success and achievement in their job/career
  • Investment in and service to others through their involvement in civic, charitable and/or religious organizations
  • Passion for their community, giving back because of that passion
  • Under the age of 40 on May 23, 2019
  • Live and work in Michiana (LaPorte, St. Joseph, Elkhart, Starke & Marshall counties in Indiana; and Cass & Berrien counties in Michigan)
  • Lived in the Michiana region (LaPorte, St. Joseph, Elkhart, Starke & Marshall counties in Indiana; and Cass & Berrien counties in Michigan) for a minimum of two years
  • Nominees may be eligible in these and other industry sectors: education, health care, business/professional, social services/not-for-profit, government/public service, financial services, attorney

 

 

 Nomination Form

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