25 Under 25® Awards

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Nominations for the 2018 25 Under 25 Awards are now closed. Thank you to everyone who nominated and our nomination sponsor, EAG Advertising & Marketing.

Was your company nominated for the 2018 25 Under 25 Award? Fill out the application here! Applications and supporting materials are due by Friday, November 3.


17th Annual 25 Under 25® Event Details | February 24, 2018 | 6 P.M.

Kansas City Downtown Marriott-Muehlebach Tower | Imperial Ballroom | 200 W. 12th St., KCMO 64105

6 p.m. – Reception, Red Carpet, Honoree Wall of Fame
7 p.m. – Sit-Down Dinner
8 p.m. – Awards Presentation
[9:30] p.m. – After Party

Black-tie Optional

Previous Year’s Winners: Meet the Class of 2017 Here

About the Awards 

History, eligibility criteria, application and selection process, benefits, events, and Awards Dinner and Gala. Read more.


Click here to find out how your organization can sponsor the 2018 25 Under 25® Awards!


Meet the winning companies from the last 16 years here, and find out what our alumni winners are saying about winning the 25 Under 25® award!

25 Under 25® Memorabilia

The memories can last a lifetime with photos, posters and a class video from 25 Under 25® events. Memorabilia is available each year after the awards event. Visit our store.

Entrepreneur Growth Series – Alumni only 

Exclusively for 25 Under 25® Alumni, this quarterly event offers alumni an opportunity to network with each other, sponsors and Thinking Bigger Business Media staff, building business and personal relationships. The event features speakers and panel discussions on different strategic business issues each quarter. Learn more.

Thank you to the 2018 25 Under 25 ® Sponsors:

Red Carpet Sponsor:

Band Sponsor:

Nomination Sponsor:

 Patron Sponsors




Alumni After Party Sponsors

Heartland Seating (Class of 2014)


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