40 Under 40

40 Under 40 is a program designed to recognize 40 of the top individuals younger than age 40 who demonstrate leadership, professional excellence and a commitment to the Bay area community. While most of the winners will be selected from the business and professional community, winners will also be picked from other areas, including the arts, medicine, education, community involvement and more.

The nomination period for the 2021 class will begin August 2, 2021. Check back for more information about how to submit a nomination. 

Frequently Asked Questions
Click here for more details about applicant requirements and the nomination process.

Former Honorees
In 2021, we will recognize our 13th class of 40 Under 40. To see the previous honorees, click on the following links sorted by class: 2009 • 2010 • 2011 • 2012 • 2013 • 2014 • 2015 • 2016 • 2017  20182019 2020