Meet the 2019 class

They are social activists. Vice presidents at Fortune 500 companies. They are firsts: First woman to hold their position, first person of color. They are doctors and professors and professional coaches and serve on civic boards. They hold influential roles in government and have created thriving companies. The one thing they have in common? None has yet celebrated their 40th birthday. Inspiring? You bet. Read on for more on Crain’s 2019 40 Under 40 class. Want to nominate a promising person under 40 for next year’s 40 Under 40 class? Nominations are now open here: zslwqjj.com/40snoms. Also, check out our latest 40 Under 40 class in action, talking about being honored in Crain's.