More than 300 individuals vied for the Denver Business Journal’s 2012 Forty under 40 honors.
That’s an increase of more than 100 over last year for this 16th annual event.
After being judged on their business leadership, recognition of accomplishments and community involvement, these are the 40 honorees selected this year.
These winners will be honored at an awards luncheon March 15 at the Hyatt Regency Convention Center Hotel. Those wishing to attend can register online here.
The keynote speaker will be Robert A. Katz, the chairman of the board and CEO of Vail Resorts Inc.
These 40 rising stars — each under the age of 40 as of March 15 — will be profiled in a special section published in the DBJ’s March 16-22 edition.
There were 471 nominations for 307 individuals for the 2012 awards. Take a look back at who took the honors in 2011 by clicking here.