Recognizing Talent in the Investor Relations Community


Now Accepting Applications for 2021 Class of "40 Under 40"!

The National Investor Relations Institute (NIRI) is proud to continue new recognition program to encourage and recognize the most talented young individuals in the investor relations community – the NIRI 40 Under 40 Program.  The 40 Under 40 Program recognizes young professionals who have made noticeable contributions to their companies, their NIRI chapters, and the overall IR profession.
40 Under 40 candidates must have at least two of the following qualifications:
  • Outstanding leadership in business.
  • Outstanding engagement in community activities.
  • Demonstrated exceptional leadership within a NIRI chapter.
  • Provided collegial and supportive efforts for a NIRI National program or project or was engaged in a meaningful way in serving members.
  • Exceptional growth and development as an IR professional and an aspiration to pursue investor relations as a career.
  • Advancement of NIRI’s public policy agenda.
  • Commitment to NIRI’s Code of Ethics and to advancing best practices in investor relations, corporate disclosure, and informed investing.
  • Attainment of the IRC certification.

Now Accepting Applications for the 2021 Class of “40 Under 40”

NIRI is now accepting applications for the 2021 class of its “40 Under 40” recognition program. Nominations are due no later than April 19, 2021.

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