Awards help recognize business professionals under the age of 40 at the Lake. Nominations close Friday, voting begins Monday, Dec. 17.

You have until Friday to nominate a business professional for the Rising Stars Awards. Lake Lifestyles magazine is hosting an awards program to honor young professionals in the Lake area for their accomplishments. Do you know an emerging leader who strives to meet the highest level of professionalism and excels in their field? Now is your chance to honor a peer or mentor and share an inspiring story of success with others. Nominate a “Rising Star” today!
Click here for details and a link to the nomination form.

THE CRITERIA
The individual must be 40 years old or younger (on or before Dec. 31, 2018). They must live and work in Miller, Morgan or Camden county. Individuals must exhibit a level of professionalism that stands out among the rest. Nominations need to include examples of how the candidate has demonstrated leadership, excellence, creativity and initiative in his/her business/place of work or profession. Highly-motivated, community-driven individuals are being sought. Candidates need to be an established business leader with outstanding performance and a track record of meaningful community involvement.

THE PROCESS
Nominations are being taken until Friday, December 14 (11:59 p.m.). After that time the public will be allowed to cast their vote on all nominations received and will determine who is among the top young professionals. Winners will be selected based upon the total number of votes. Voting begins on Monday, December 17 and will continue until January 4 (11:59 p.m.).

THE AWARDS
An awards ceremony to recognize these young professionals will be held in March, and winners will be featured in the March/April 2019 issue of Lake Lifestyles magazine. More information on the ceremony will be released at a later time.
Lake Regional Health System is the title sponsor of the program.

MORE INFORMATION
For questions, call editor Charis Patires at 573-317-8134 or email info@lakelifestylesmagazine.com. Visit Lake Lifestyles magazine on Facebook for updates.