Nominations being taken for ’20 Under 40 Awards’

Banking Exchange magazine has introduced its inaugural “20 Under 40 Awards” in which 20 next-generation bankers under the age of 40 will be profiled. They are looking for those banking professionals who will help banks thrive in the next decade.

Entries will be judged by experienced industry professionals. The winners – representing the “best of the best” – will be featured in Banking Exchange’s June issue and on

Judging Criteria:

They are seeking nominees who display leadership; can demonstrate that they have made a difference to their organization, including to the community in which the organization operates or to the industry; have a vision for the future of their institution, for banking or for the particular department/unit within which they currently work; and generally could be viewed as “an up and comer” in the field.


  • The nominee must be under 40 as of June 1, 2018.
  • The nominee must work in the United States for a U.S. state or federally chartered banking or savings institution, its holding company or any subsidiary of the bank.
  • There is no limit on the number of entries each firm or person can submit, and there is no entry fee.
  • Candidates may nominate themselves.


If the nominee is selected as a winner, the magazine will ask for a high-resolution (preferably 300 dpi or higher) headshot.

Deadline for Submission:

April 22, 2018 at 10:59 p.m. CST.

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