Cape & Plymouth Business has announced the 2017 winners of its 40 Under 40 Awards. The awards spotlight the region’s top young business leaders who excel in their industry and show dynamic leadership. This program honors distinguished businesspeople under the age of 40 who have made a mark in our region at an extraordinarily young age. These top young business leaders excel in their industry and show dynamic leadership characteristics. Now in its seventh year, the Cape & Plymouth Business 40 Under 40 Awards program continues to recognize the tremendous contributions of young professionals to our region.

The 2017 class is exceptional in many ways, showing the diversity of paths to success in our region. Hundreds of nominees have been culled down to the 40 individuals who best exemplified an entrepreneurial spirit, commitment to community service and potential to positively contribute to the future of our region.

Cape & Plymouth Business is proud to announce the 2017 40 Under 40 Awards honorees: Kara Boule, Nauset Disposal; Ashley  Carr, Hot Diggity, Hot Diggity Dog Wash & Boutique, and Riddle; Jordan Chabot, Speedwell Tavern; Casey Cole, Cape Associates Inc.; Mark Corliss, Spilt Milk Tattoo Company; Dave Currier, The Orleans Bowling Alley and Big Dogs BBQ; Tessandra de Alberdi, Fairwinds–Nantucket’s Counseling Center Inc.; Blake Decker, Pretty Picky Properties; Meaghan Doherty, Plymouth Area Chamber of Commerce; Spencer Duquette, Nauset Disposal; Peter Fasano, Vinegrass and New Cape Real Estate; Patrick Foran, Foran Realty Inc.; Katrina Fryklund, Latham Centers Inc.; Allen Furman, Cape Associates Inc.; Mackenzie Gallant, Local Break; Van Haidas, the knack; Cara Harvie, Cape Cod Beer; Chelsea Hayes, Chelsea’s Swimwear & Apparel; Jaime Hoctor, Nutter McClennen & Fish LLP; Daniel Holland, Cartmell & Davis Funeral and Cremation; Elise Hugus, UnderCurrent Productions; Meghan Kemp, Cape Cod Children’s Place; Dr. Joshua Koenig, Koenig Chiropractic; Sara Kohls, La Tanzi, Spaulding & Landreth P.C.; Sara Little, Littlefield Salon; Marianne Long, Atlantic White Shark Conservancy; Christina (Chrissy) Mallard, Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank; Jay McGrail, Town of Hingham/South Shore Country Club; JR Mell, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Cape Cod & the Islands; E. Mark Murphy, College Light Opera Company; Christie J. Nelson, Rockland Trust; Sarah Nitsch, Provincetown Film Society and Cape Cod Children’s Place; Julie Quintero-Schulz, Cape Cod Chamber of Commerce; Christine Ross, Harbor Point at Centerville; Scott Snider, Proven Behavior Solutions; Tiffany Snow, T. Jazelle; Nicole Spencer, In Motion Training, Heroes In Transition, and NB Falmouth Road Race; Jessica Wile Thomas, Agway of Cape Cod; Erin Williams, Rockland Trust; and Johanna Zarra, The Cooperative Bank of Cape Cod.

The honorees will be celebrated at a special event on June 22, 2017, from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at the Cape Codder Resort & Spa in Hyannis. This annual event brings together the current class of honorees with colleagues, clients, family, and friends. Come help us celebrate their achievements and recognize the top young talent in our area.

This year’s Cape & Plymouth Business 40 Under 40 Awards event is being brought to you by Presenting Sponsor The Cooperative Bank of Cape Cod.

To learn more and to register for this event, click here.