Published on Thursday, March 31, 2011
Cape & Plymouth Business’ 40 Under 40 Awards spotlight the region’s top young business leaders who excel in their industry and show dynamic leadership. The 2011 class is exceptional in many ways, showing the diversity of paths to success in our region. Working in conjunction with the Cape Cod Young Professionals and South Shore Young Professionals, hundreds of nominees have been culled down to the 40 who best exemplified an entrepreneurial spirit, commitment to community service and potential to positively contribute to the future of our region.
Cape & Plymouth Business is proud to announce the 2011 40 Under 40 Awards honorees: Peter Abraham, Convention Data Services; Shawn A. Avery; Dennett Elementary School; Bill Baker Jr., Cape & Islands Glass; Nicole Bernard Dawes, Late July Organic Snacks; Meghan Blair-Valero, Fogged In Bookkeeping; Jamie Bohlin, Cape Cod Celebrations; Bryan Braley, New York Life; Brian Carey, DePaola, Begg & Associates; Cecelia Carey, Carey Commercial; Amy Carpenter, Plymouth Area Chamber of Commerce; Matthew Cole, Cape Associates; Adrienne Cormier, Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank; Jeff Cotto, Rogers & Gray Insurance Agency; Eliza Cox, Nutter McClennen and Fish; Heather Cozby, Cozby & Bruno; Shawn Delude, Nauset Disposal; Nicole DiGiusto, Carmen's Café Nicole; Stephen Drowne, BackOffice Associates; Michael J. Duffley, Maffei Landscape Contractors; Vincent Fantasia, The Bank of Canton; Molly Garcia, Mayflower Bank; Craig Guido, Almar Building & Remodeling; Laurel Hartman, Catania Hospitality Group; Felecia Hilliard, Why Weight Coaches; Annika Iliadis, Centerville Yoga & Wellness Center; Justin Labdon, Cape Cod Beach Chair Company; Craig M. LeBlanc, Allen Harbor Marine Service; William L. Leone, Wells Fargo Advisors LLC; Sue Malomo, 20Mile Technologies and Surf Web Studio; Kristen Mitchell Hughes, Cape Cod Chamber of Commerce; Catherine Oldham, Alzheimer's Services of Cape Cod & Islands; Tracy Post, Town of Yarmouth; Bobby Rice, Reel Deal Fishing Charters; Sandy Rubenstein, PureHeat/Camp Wingate*Kirkland; Saul Schrader, Acella Construction Corporation; Dan Shaughnessy, Joyce Landscaping; Jenny Spurling, Simply Be Creative; Jessica Tinti, Hyannis Area Chamber of Commerce; Danielle G. Van Ess, DGVE Law; and Taryn Wilson, Cape Cod Cooperative Bank.
The honorees will be celebrated at a special event on June 9, 2011, from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at the Cape Codder Resort & Spa in Hyannis. The Master of Ceremonies will be Shailene Jackson of Cape Cod Broadcasting. Jackson is best known as Morning Show Host “Shai” on Cape Country 104. Behind the scenes, she is also Traffic Director and Producer for Cape Cod Broadcasting.
Sponsors to date of the Cape & Plymouth Business 40 Under 40 Awards event include Constant Contact, Comcast Business Class, Ryan Family Amusements, Cape Promotional Products, Advacned4Color.com, Cape Cod Broadcasting, Cape Cod Young Professionals and South Shore Young Professionals. Further details on speakers and sponsors will be announced as they are available. Seating is limited at this event, register online here.