Top Forty Under 40

Now in its 22nd year, Inside Business recognizes forty business people  under the age of 40 who have built successful careers, and who are also actively involved in the community. Top Forty Under 40 reaches influential up-and-coming business people.

A special section recognizing the winners will be given at the awards event and distributed to 9,000 subscribers of Inside Business. Sponsorship opportunities are available to support this successful event. By partnering with Inside Business, your company or organization will be elevated as a leader and supporter of Top Forty Under 40 within our community through ads, logo placement, event attendance, networking opportunities, and other forms of recognition.

Event Snapshot  

October 15, 2020
The Westin, Virginia Beach
Sponsorship/Vendor Ranges:
$1,500 – $10,000 
350 – 400
Promotional Marketing Plan:
  • Print Campaign in The Virginian-Pilot, Daily Press, VA Growler, & Distinction
  • Digital Campaign on
  • Organic and Paid Social Campaign on various social media pages5

About the Audience

  • Average age: 25-55
  • C-Level Execs  and their & colleagues 
  • High Income  attendees have a high household income
  • Education: highly educated and  engaged audience
  • B2B: highly desirable B2B  audience brought together  in a networking and  celebratory environment

Source: Scarborough Nielsen, 2019 Release 1