Nominations open for Flint & Genesee Group’s 40 Under 40

Recognition program shines spotlight on region’s young professionals

(Flint, Mich. – April 29, 2024) This year marks the eagerly anticipated return of the Flint & Genesee Group’s 40 Under 40, a biannual awards program that celebrates the region’s brightest young talent. The 40 honorees – all under the age of 40 – will be publicly recognized as exceptional leaders through published profiles in the September-October edition of AND, the Group’s bimonthly business magazine.

“Flint & Genesee’s young professionals play an important role in shaping our community and making it such a great place,” said Tim Herman, CEO of the Flint & Genesee Group. “This program celebrates those who are leading the way through their professional endeavors, community engagement, or a combination of the two.”

Nominations for 40 Under 40 are due via online submission to the Group by 5 p.m., June 7. Honorees will be selected by a committee comprised of local business and community leaders.

To be eligible, nominees must:

  • Be 39 years or younger as of December 31, 2024.
  • Spend the majority of their work time in Flint & Genesee or work remotely for an employer headquartered in Genesee County.
    • Or, if employed outside of Genesee County, must hold a leadership position in a local community organization and be a resident of Flint & Genesee.
  • Be an owner, executive, manager, professional, or person with significant influence or involvement in the Flint & Genesee community.

Additionally, self-nominators must provide a letter of support from their president/CEO or direct supervisor. Self-employed individuals must provide either a letter of support from a professional reference or client.

To submit a nomination, visit

For questions about the Group’s 40 Under 40 program, contact Brianna Mosier at .