Nominations now open for "40 under 40" awards

Honoring area businesspeople under 40
Nominations now open for 2017 "40 under 40" awards

The nomination period has opened for the 2017 Cape & Plymouth Business 40 Under 40 Awards. These awards honor distinguished and exceptional businesspeople in our region under the age of 40. This program spotlights the region's top young business leaders who excel in their industry and show dynamic leadership. We encourage the community to use this online form to nominate a deserving young professional:

Criteria: the individual must live or work in the South Shore, Plymouth County, Cape Cod or the Islands; show a commendable and/or innovative work history; be 40 years old or younger during 2017; demonstrate a commitment to the community and giving back; and have exemplary leadership qualities. Prior winners will not be honored again, but we encourage you to nominate those previously nominated who were not selected. The nomination deadline is April 3, 2017. The 2017 40 Under 40 Awards event will be held Thursday, June 22, at the Cape Codder Resort and Spa in Hyannis, MA. Please contact [email protected] with any questions or comments. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on