40 Leaders Under Forty

40 Leaders Under Forty

Sponsored by InterBusiness Issues magazine, 40 Leaders Under Forty is an annual celebration of leadership in central Illinois. Through nominations submitted by the community, the area's top young leaders are honored each year at a prestigious reception.

The nomination window for the next class of 40 Leaders is now closed. Thanks to all who submitted a nomination! 

Check out the 2015 class! Tickets are now on sale for the 22nd annual award ceremony, to be held on Thursday, November 5, 2015 at the Par-A-Dice Hotel in East Peoria. 

Check out the November 2014 issue of iBi to read all about last year's class of distinguished young leaders, and visit our YouTube channel to watch videos of 40 Leaders alumni!

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Sponsorship Opportunities

40 Leaders Under Forty would not be possible without the generous support of its sponsors. Are you interested in becoming a sponsor?

Attention 40 Leaders Alumni!

Do we have your current contact information? Let us know and stay current on upcoming events!

View the complete list of 40 Leaders alumni!

Join our alumni Facebook group, and don't miss the 40 Leaders Alumni Social in August!

Thanks to Our Sponsors!

Caterpillar, Inc.RLI Corp.
Bradley University EMBAPar-A-Dice Hotel Casino
Farnsworth GroupOSF Saint Francis Medical Center
Gallagher CoyleComcast Business
Quinn, Johnston, Henderson, Pretorius & CeruloCommerce Bank
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