Building Design & Construction “40 Under 40” Recognition Program

August 11, 2010

Please submit your nomination by January 20, 2006

Do you have an “up-and-comer” on your Building Team?Building Design & Construction is looking for 40 of the top under-40 “hotshots” in the built environment.


“40 Under 40” Nominees may come from the following fields

related to the AEC community


  • Architecture

  • Interior design

  • Engineering (M/E/P, structural, acoustic, etc.)

  • Construction

  • Construction management

  • Project management

  • Design/build

  • Academia

  • Facility management

  • Real estate development

  • Property ownership or management

  • Finance (related to construction)

  • Government (Federal, state, local)

  • Building product manufacturing

  • Building product inventor/developer

  • NGOs, membership or trade association in the building field

  • Nonprofit environmental or development organizations

Note: Individuals whose work is exclusively related to single-family housing or civil engineering are not eligible.


Qualities and Characteristics We’re Looking For

(not necessarily in this order)

  • Leadership skills

  • Inventiveness

  • Sustained career progress

  • “People” skills

  • Client relations

  • Academic training

  • Dedication

  • Personal integrity

  • Technical skills

Don’t be bashful!

If you’re under 40 (as of March 1, 2006) and believe you qualify, feel free to nominate yourself.

International Nominees Welcome

BD&C’s “40 Under 40” Competition is open to Building Team professionals around the world.

Nominations will be judged by the editors of Building Design & Construction, whose decision is final.

Note: There is no entry fee.


Building Design & Construction

“40 Under 40” Nomination Form

Please submit your nomination by January 20, 2006


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