40 Under Forty

Thank you for recommending a candidate for the 2024 Class of “40 Under Forty” feature, our 26th version of this signature recognition program for individual executive achievement. In 2023, we reached 1,000 with the number of young executives, professionals and community leaders recognized in the Kansas City region since 1998. We’ll start our quest for the next 1,000 with accomplished candidates who are younger than 40 as of April 1, 2024. Deadline for nominations is Friday, Feb. 23, 2024.

Please provide the name of your candidate, contact information, and — based upon the following criteria — your reason for nominating him/her:

  • Ethics and Integrity
  • Leadership Skills
  • Achievement in Business
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Executive-level Managerial Status
  • Professional Affiliations and Associations
  • Appointments to Boards and Commissions
  • Community Service