Brampton, ON, April 11, 2017 – Brampton is ‘poised for greatness’ and the spirit of innovation is evident in every corner and at every turn. The Brampton Board of Trade is delighted to announce the launch of the Top 40 Under 40 awards scheduled for June 21st, 2017.
Nominations are now being accepted until May 1st. Nominations are encouraged by candidates who are current residents, or work for a business operating within the City of Brampton, who are aged 40 or under as of December 31st, 2017, and whose achievements in building our community is worthy of recognition. Applications are encouraged from change-makers - entrepreneurs, professionals and community volunteers who are improving the quality of life in Brampton. We invite all the hard-working individuals supporting the many facets of our community to share their story.
Event: Brampton Top 40 Under 40
Date: Wednesday, June 21st, 2017
Location: Millennium Garden Convention Centre, 20 Polonia Ave, Brampton
Nominations: Online Nominations until May 1st
Registration: Online Registration at Brampton Board of Trade
“Brampton’s future is in excellent hands and The Brampton Board of Trade’s inaugural Top 40 Under 40 awards will demonstrate just how remarkable the city’s emerging leaders are,” said Todd Letts, CEO, Brampton Board of Trade.
With opportunities to meet and greet the Top 40 Under 40 throughout the evening, the event promises to be interactive, entertaining, and most importantly, inspiring. Angel-Massey Singh and Glen Way, two vibrant community leaders will be co-hosting the event along with Shem, a well-known personality from Kiss 92.5 FM Radio. Attendees are in for a high-energy event.
“Brampton is poised for greatness”, says Angel Massey-Singh, Programs Marketing Director at Brainrider and one of the evening’s emcees. “It is up to us – both as individuals and collectively - to use our voice, make change, innovate, create, mentor and support the Brampton community however we can. The Top 40 Under 40 is a creative way to honour those making a difference now and into the future. I can’t wait to get started!”
The 2-hour event will be an exceptional networking opportunity for anyone invested in Brampton’s future. Brampton is a city full of opportunity and this event marks the importance of recognizing the tremendous work that has been achieved and identifying what still lies ahead. The dedicated individuals making Brampton a better place to live, work and play will be honoured and, we hope, raise the bar for their peers.
“Brampton is on the cusp of change right now”, says Glen Way, Director of Wealth Management at ScotiaMcLeod and Co-host. “There is a lot of talk and excitement around the City's strategic plan and the potential within Brampton. This event is a positive step in moving our community forward and I’m very happy to be a part of it!”
The Top 40 Under 40 event will kick off at 6:00 p.m. on June 21st, at Millennium Gardens Banquet Centre. Hors d’oeuvres will be served, and Jeremy DeFreitas will be our musical guest. Cash bar will also be available.
Criteria and nomination forms can be found on the Brampton Board of Trade website at: http://www.bramptonbot.com/top40. Deadline for nominations is May 1st.
Purchase tickets by clicking here:
Early Bird Ticket (purchase by May 1st) - $55.00
Early Bird Group Rate (10 Tickets) $499.00
Member Admission - $ 59.00
Member Group Rate (10 Tickets) - $549.00
General Admission - $79.00
General Group Rate (10 Tickets) - $749.00
MEDIA CONTACTSTodd Letts, CEO
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