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Forty Under 40 Nominations Due Today

Utah Business Staff

November 8, 2012

Utah Business magazine is now accepting nominations for our annual Forty Under 40 recognition program. The top 40 professionals, who will be selected by a panel of judges and Utah Business editors, will be featured in the February 2013 issue of Utah Business.

The Forty Under 40 program recognizes business professionals under the age of 40 who fit one of the following profiles:

  • A young executive who has climbed the corporate ladder quickly.
  • Someone who has achieved tremendous success by becoming a standout in his or her field.
  • A person who has demonstrated exceptional leadership.
  • An innovator who has created a disruptive technology with a major impact in an industry or market.
  • An entrepreneur who has successfully created an industry or market for a new product.

Who do you know that fits these profiles? Nominations can come from a peer, business associate, friend or superior. Submit nominations to Managing Editor Sarah Ryther Francom at"> or online at

Deadline is Thursday, November 9, 2012 at midnight.

To nominate, please provide the following information:

  • Nominee information
    • Name
    • Company
    • Title
    • Age
    • Email
    • Phone
  • Nominator information
    • Name
    • Company
    • Title
    • Affiliation with nominee
    • Phone
    • Email
  • Nomination narrative (600 word limit)
    • The narrative should tell this individual's story. How is he or she a standout among peers? Why is he or she an asset to Utah's business community. The narrative should introduce the judging panel to the candidate.
  • Describe his or her specific professional accomplishments (600 word limit)
  • Describe her or his community involvement (600 word limit)
  • Describe his or her leadership ability and business philosophy (600 word limit)
  • Are there any additional qualifications we should consider? (600 word limit)

Questions? Email">

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