Waukesha County Business Alliance launches Emerging Leaders awards

Freeman Staff

Dec. 16, 2015

WAUKESHA — The Waukesha County Business Alliance announced Wednesday it will launch the “Emerging Leaders of Waukesha County” awards program to recognize outstanding young professionals and emerging leaders in the county.

Nominations are being accepted for the 2016 awards program. The Alliance will recognize five outstanding emerging leaders at an annual awards breakfast program.

The annual awards program will recognize emerging leaders from the corporate, nonprofit, academic or government sectors whose initiative, determination and commitment have positioned them as an up-and-coming leader in Waukesha County.

The award criteria include community service involvement, professional accomplishments, team mindset, leadership traits, continuous improvement and personal and professional advancement. Nominees must either live or work in Waukesha County. The award is targeted at young professionals.

Nomination information is available at www.waukesha.org and applications are due by Feb. 29.