Nominations open for Up & Comers
are now open for
25th annual Up & Comers recognition program. The program, co-sponsored by Witt/Kieffer, an Oak Brook, Ill.-based executive search firm, honors rising young stars in the healthcare management field.
Nominees must be 40 years of age or younger as of the July 8 submission deadline. To participate in this year’s program, please submit the candidate’s resume along with a letter of no more than three double-spaced pages outlining the nominee’s credentials, accomplishments and leadership qualities. Each submission must include a color photo of the nominee as well as his or her age.
Please send the materials to Up & Comers, c/o David Burda, editor,
360 N. Michigan Ave., Chicago, Ill. 60601. Electronic submissions are welcome at firstname.lastname@example.org.
After the recipients are announced and profiled in the Sept. 19 issue, nomination materials may be used by sponsors for marketing purposes. Per editorial policy, sponsors are not involved in the judging or determination of award recipients.
Last year’s honorees, chosen from a pool of 103 nominees, were profiled in the Sept. 13, 2010 issue.
Again, the deadline for submissions is July 8; winners will be announced and profiled in the Sept. 19 issue. For more information, contact Editor David Burda at email@example.com or 312-649-5439.