Each year The Bellingham Business Journal, Bellingham Chamber of Commerce, and Whatcom Young Professionals jointly honor 7 noteworthy professionals for their positive impact on Whatcom County, and they want to know who you think should win this year.

The Top 7 Under 40 Whatcom Young Professional Award is presented by a panel of judges who will select and interview potential candidates, evaluating them according to 7 different criteria.

– Character

– Community Involvement & Engagement

– Initiative/Tenacity

– Leadership

– Professional Accomplishments

– Selflessness

– Vision

But it all starts with YOUR nomination. Fill out the form at BBJToday.com/Top7Under40 before September 22 to nominate a young leader that you admire.

January 3, 2017

Jeff Jewell

December 30, 2016

Matt Mullett

December 26, 2016

Todd Elsworth

December 23, 2016

Corrinne Sande

December 21, 2016

Downtown Improvement Gardens

December 17, 2016

San Juan Airlines

December 15, 2016

Holiday Classic

December 9, 2016

Baker Beacon Rally