Four Under 40

June 26th, 2024
4:30 - 6:30 pm

Northern Illinois University | Naperville Campus
1120 E. Diehl Rd.
Naperville, IL 60563 United States

Four Under 40 Achievement Awards

Honoring the city’s finest young professionals

NACC’s Annual Four Under 40 Achievement Awards recognizes four young professionals in the Naperville Area who demonstrate excellence in the following categories: Leadership in Community, Leadership in Business, Excellence in Career, and Life Balance. 

This event aims to recognize and showcase the talent, resilience, and creativity of emerging leaders while fostering connections and collaboration within the local business community. Awards ceremony will begin promptly at 5pm, where our four recipients are recognized and celebrated. Cocktail hour networking reception will follow allowing attendees to connect with fellow rising stars, mentors, and potential collaborators, fostering meaningful relationships and partnerships. 

  • Be inspired by the success stories and experiences shared by fellow rising stars and industry experts, gaining valuable insights and practical knowledge to fuel your own entrepreneurial journey. 
  • Access support, resources, and opportunities within the local business ecosystem, including mentorship programs, funding opportunities, and business development initiatives. 

NACC’s Four Under 40 Achievement Awards attracts a diverse audience of young entrepreneurs, professionals, business owners, investors, educators, and community leaders from the local area. Attendees include individuals who are passionate about supporting and celebrating the next generation of business leaders and innovators in their community. 


Members $75

Nomination Guidelines

Nominee Qualifications:

  • Owner of a Chamber Member business or employee in good standing
  • 40 years of age or under
  • Nominated by an employer, trusted advisor, colleague, coach, etc.
  • No self-nominations

Criteria for Nomination:

  • Leadership in Community
  • Leadership in Business
  • Excellence in Career
  • Life Balance

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Meet our Past Award Recipients

We are proud of our list of Four Under 40 Award honorees. Find out which Young Professionals stood out in previous years.