Millennials On The Move 2019
Millennials – anyone born from the early 1980s until around 2000 – are about 80 million strong and they’re shaping the world around us. CoVa Biz will recognize these young people that have taken their professional game to the next level while making Coastal Virginia a better place.
CoVaBiz Magazine is seeking amazing Millennials impacting their industries and their communities. We’re looking for young stars in every sector: technology, health care, professional services, education, real estate, nonprofits, government, finance, etc. Know someone we should honor? Let us know. Help us highlight the up-and-coming young professionals in our region!
The nomination period runs from January 15 and ends March 16, 2019. A panel of professional judges will review nominations and choose the winners. Results will be published in the June/July 2019 issue of CoVaBiz Magazine.
Whom should I nominate?
You should nominate someone who is an established business leader, who has accomplished specific achievements in the business world with a strong record of innovation in their fields, outstanding performance in their businesses and a clear track record of meaningful community involvement. We’re looking for those MIllennials from every industry and profession who have made a difference in their communities, blazed a trail for the rest of us and are leaving a mark in Coastal Virginia.
Are self-nominations acceptable?
Yes, you can nominate yourself.
Can someone be nominated multiple times?
Yes. However, multiple nominations for the same person do not enhance the nominee’s chances of being selected as a Millennial on the Move.
What makes for a well-done nomination?
Well-done nominations tell a personal story of the nominee’s path to success, obstacles overcome, unique talents, etc. The adage “show, don’t tell” applies here: The best nominations are clear, short and complete.
Does the company have to be local?
Yes, nominees must be based in Coastal Virginia.
What do judges look for?
The judges look for inspiring stories from inspiring people. They also look for specific examples from the nominee’s professional life.