Wood Industry 40 Under 40: Nominations open for 2020

The search is on for Woodworking Network’s 5th annual 40 Under 40 honorees!  The Class of 2020 will be the 40 most ambitious, daring, creative and inspiring leaders under the age of 40* who have dedicated their professional careers to the woodworking industry.

40 Under 40 candidates stand out for accomplishments in these categories: productivity, profitability, social good (locally or globally), ingenuity, innovation, peer inspiration, product development, organizational leadership, or other areas. Persons in all job levels, in all facets of the professional woodworking industry, are eligible to enter.

Nominating is free, and is open through June 8. Nominate a team member, colleague or enter yourself at bit.ly/submitunder40.

Honorees will be selected by Woodworking Network editors and recognized online and in the FDMC Leadership issue, published in October.  Honorees attending IWF 2020 in Atlanta are also invited to the Woodworking Network Leadership Awards Ceremony on Aug. 24 at the Georgia World Congress Center.  A special LinkedIn group, Wood Industry 40 Under 40, has also been set up for current honorees and all alumni to network.

Special thanks to our Class of 2020 Wood Industry 40 Under 40 sponsors Timber Products Co. and Hexagon Production Software: Cabinet Vision and Alphacam.

*Candidates must be involved in the professional woodworking industry, and be 40 or younger by Dec. 31, 2020. Nominations close June 8, so don't delay. For more information email Karen Koenig at [email protected].

Read about all our 40 Under 40 honorees, below.

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Read the stories behind this year's standout class of 40 Under 40 honorees. The 2019 40 Under 40 is sponsored by Timber Products Co. and Hexagon Production Software: Cabinet Vision and Alphacam.
 
 

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Read the stories behind this year's class of 40 Under 40 honorees. The 2018 40 Under 40 was sponsored by the Wood Machinery Manufacturers of America.

 

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Profiles of the 2017 Wood Industry 40 Under 40, the next generation destined to make an impact on the wood products manufacturing industry in North America. The 2017 40 Under 40 was sponsored by Stiles Machinery Inc.
 
 

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Wood Industry 40 Under 40 Class of 2016

Profiles of the 2016 Wood Industry 40 Under 40, the next generation destined to make an impact on the wood products manufacturing industry in North America. he 2016 40 Under 40 was sponsored by the Wood Machinery Manufacturers of America.

 

 

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