40 Leaders Under Forty is an annual celebration of emerging leaders in Greater Peoria. Through nominations submitted by the community, the region's rising young stars are honored each year at a prestigious community reception.
Nominations are closed for the 28th annual class of 40 Leaders Under Forty!
Mark your calendars! The 40 Leaders Under Forty virtual award ceremony will take place on November 4, 2021. Tickets go on sale October 1.
The 27th annual class of 40 Leaders Under Forty was unveiled on October 29, 2020, with a Virtual Happy Hour preceding the Award Ceremony. Below are photos from each of the breakout rooms in our Virtual Happy Hour, which included this year's class, guest alumni presenters and sponsor representatives.
2019 Award Ceremony
The 2019 class of 40 Leaders Under Forty was unveiled on November 4, 2019 at the Par-A-Dice Hotel in East Peoria. Read the November 2019 issue of Peoria Magazine to learn more about this distinguished group of young professionals.