Fifteen years ago we filled a void in the marketplace by starting the 40 Under Forty Business Achievement Awards to celebrate the achievements of Niagara and Hamilton’s up and coming business leaders. Each year we produce an awards night in Niagara and Hamilton to highlight these outstanding individuals.

Candidates must have achieved business success and be active in their community. If nominating an individual, please fill out the nomination form completely and accurately explaining why this person is a great “40 Under Forty” candidate.

If you’ve been nominated or are self-nominated, please fill out the application section below.

2018 Application Deadline ~ August 7th!

All nominations and applications received after July 23rd will be applied to the 2019 awards.


  • Nominated By




  • (Continuous training, seminars etc)
  • Accomplishments

  • If so please give details.
  • ( How long have your been in business or at the position you’re in, have you expanded your business over the last year, have you been promoted within your organization etc. )
  • Community Involvement

  • (Are you involved with any organizations, charities, helping out the community)
  • References

    (please provide two references)