2022 Future 15 & Young Professional Awards



 

The 2022 Future 15 & Young Professional Awards is scheduled for Thursday, Feb. 24, 2022, at the Radisson Hotel & Conference Center. 

 

NOMINATE HERE

The deadline to nominate is Friday, Oct. 29, 2021.

ABOUT THE AWARDS

Current Young Professionals (CYP) is a program of the Greater Green Bay Chamber that works to attract, engage, develop and retain young talent in Greater Green Bay. Current provides an opportunity for individuals to participate in professional development, social networking and community engagement opportunities within Greater Green Bay.

CYP created the young professional awards in 2007 as a way to honor those who advance our mission by profiling best practices that could be adopted by other local individuals and organizations. Additionally, Current sought to recognize area young professionals in our community who are achieving noteworthy accomplishments and contributing to the overall quality of life in Greater Green Bay.

 

CATEGORIES

FUTURE 15
*One of these individuals will be selected as the Young Professional of the Year.

YOUNG ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR

NEXT GENERATION BEST PLACE TO WORK

 

PAST RECIPIENTS

FUTURE 15 

Future 15 annually profiles 15 area young professionals who are growing and excelling in their respective fields. These individuals are currently influencing the growth, prosperity and quality of life in Greater Green Bay and will demonstrate the ability to positively impact the area in the future through professional accomplishments and community involvement.

YOUNG PROFESSIONAL OF THE YEAR

Young Professional of the Year is selected from the pool of Future 15 recipients. This honor is presented to an individual with a demonstrated commitment to Greater Green Bay through civic and business involvement, especially during the past year. The individual will possess values consistent with those of Current, including an unwavering responsibility to the community through involvement with local organizations that elevate the overall quality of life in Greater Green Bay and our ability to attract and retain young talent.

Qualifications

  • Open to anyone living or working in Greater Green Bay as of Dec. 31 of this year.
  • Must be age 21-40 on or before Dec. 31 of this year. 
  • If selected as a recipient, must agree to be profiled in a local media outlet as well as a video to be shown at the awards event and uploaded to our website. 

YOUNG ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR

This award is presented to a local business owner who exemplifies and holds true a commitment to Greater Green Bay through their demonstrated business entrepreneurial accomplishments. Consideration includes but goes beyond financial success by evaluating the individual’s positive impact on the community as an entrepreneur.

Qualifications

  • Nominations are open to anyone with at least 20% ownership of a business in Greater Green Bay. 
  • Must be age 21-40 on or before Dec. 31 of this year 
  • Demonstrated business success and ownership for a minimum of three years.

NEXT GENERATION BEST PLACE TO WORK

This award is presented to a business that demonstrates a commitment to the development of young professionals, adapts work-life friendly policies, values generational differences and institutes attraction and retention initiatives for young talent.

Qualifications

  • Must be a business located in Greater Green Bay area.
  • Must be a current member of the Greater Green Bay Chamber. 
  • Previous winners are not eligible to reapply for a minimum of three years. 

THANK YOU TO OUR PRESENTING SPONSOR:

 

The Donald J. Schneider MBA program at St. Norbert College logo

 

THANK YOU TO OUR ADVERTISING SPONSOR:

  The Green Bay Press Times logo

THANK YOU TO OUR PRINT SPONSOR:

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