Wood industry 40 Under 40: The search starts now

The search is on for Woodworking Network’s 6th annual 40 Under 40, celebrating the next generation of industry professionals who are making an impact on wood products manufacturing in North America.

Are you or someone you know one of them?

Through innovation, motivation or inspiration, candidates for the 40 Under 40 have impacted a project, product, process or personnel at their company or within the industry. They're contributing in the areas of productivity, profitability, social good (locally or globally), ingenuity, innovation, peer inspiration, product development or organizational leadership. Persons in all job levels, in all facets of the professional woodworking industry, are eligible.

Nominating is free, and is open through May 10. Help us identify and recognize this diverse population of young men and women who are making a difference. Nominate a team member, colleague or enter yourself at bit.ly/submitunder40. Candidates must be involved professionally in the North American woodworking industry and be age 40 or younger by Dec. 31, 2021, to qualify.

Honorees will be selected by Woodworking Network’s editorial team and featured on WoodworkingNetwork.com and in the October issue of FDMC magazine. They will also be recognized at industry events including the Leadership reception at AWFS Fair and a reception at the Executive Briefing Conference, Sept. 8-10, at the Broadmoor in Colorado Springs. Each 2021 honoree also will receive a complimentary registration to the EBC.

The Class of 2021 Wood Industry 40 Under 40 is sponsored by CNC Factory and Hexagon Production Software: Cabinet Vision and Alphacam.

*For more information on the Woodworking Network 40 Under 40, email Karen Koenig at karen.koenig@woodworkingnetwork.com.

Read about the previous 40 Under 40 honorees, below.

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Read the stories behind this year's standout class of 40 Under 40 honorees. The 2020 40 Under 40 was sponsored by Timber Products Co. and Hexagon Production Software: Cabinet Vision and Alphacam.

 

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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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