okcBIZ magazine is proud to announce the 2013 Forty Under 40 class. The 40 winners were selected from more than 150 nominations. A panel of local executives reviewed the applications and chose the winners.
The awards party is at 6 p.m., September 26, at IAO Gallery in downtown Oklahoma City, 706 W. Sheridan Ave.
The program is sponsored by Mercedes-Benz of Oklahoma City and MidTown with additional support provided by Oklahoma City University's Meinders School of Business, Mustang Golden Ale, Sam Adams Boston Lager, Cryptic wine and Cupcake Vineyards.
“Forty Under 40 extols the achievements and community involvement these young people demonstrate while exhibiting work/life balance,” said Jeffri-Lynn Dyer, okcBIZ publisher.
Each honoree will receive an award, a $5,000 scholarship from Oklahoma City University’s Meinders School of Business and a published profile in the October issue of okcBIZ magazine.
The 2013 Forty Under 40 honorees are:
Allison Bailey, Barta Bailey
Amanda Davis, Oklahoma City University
Andrea Gossard, Manhattan Construction Company
Autumn McMahon, University of Oklahoma
Bob Funk Jr., Prodigal, LLC
Brad Poarch, Cory's AV
Brian Knight, Eide Bailly LLP
Brianne Hinojosa, Oklahoma Zoological Society
Caitlin Dempsey, Newmark Grubb Levy Strange Beffort
Camden Chitwood, Emerson Events
Chadwick Holeman, Devon Energy
Cory King, American Energy Partners, LP
Courtney Hyder, Sunbeam Family Services, Inc.
Damon Lane, KOCO-TV
Emily Garman, Oklahoma Media Group, LLC
Eric Wells, Private Jets, Inc
Erin Engelke, Feed The Children
Jason Thomas, JTC Tradesmen Development
Jay Wright, SpokesME.com
Jayme Buck, Young Brothers Inc.
Jennifer Blevins, VI Marketing and Branding
Jennifer Klos, Oklahoma City Museum of Art
Jessica Schambach, KOCO-TV
Jill Brown Delozier, Downtown Oklahoma City, Inc.
Jody East, Oklahoma City Thunder
Jose Ocque, Venhomes LLC.
Katherine Mazaheri, Mazaheri Law Firm
Larry Winters, Tri-State Industrial Group
Lauren Toppins, Paycom
Lenny Henderson, St Anthony's Dermatology Center of Excellence
Levi Heard, Senior Care Services
Lindsay Suttle Flesher, Cardinal Engineering
Miguel Garcia, Michael Brooks-Jimenez, P.C.
Rachel Bundy, Rees Associates
Rachel Pappy, Roderick H. Polston, P.C.
Renee Harriman, VI Marketing and Branding
Ryan Cross, Bank of Oklahoma
Shani Nealy, Urban League of Greater Oklahoma City
Sheri Guyse, A Good Egg Dining Group
Steven Charles, Touchstone Youth Project
For more information about the publication or the Forty Under 40 awards program, please call (405) 605-6789.
Nominate someone (who will still be 40 or under as of December 31, 2014) for the 2014 class.
Check back on September 26 for the full profile on each of the honorees.
Click here to view the Forty Under 40 class of 2012.