BN360 Spotlight Professional Nominations

Each year, BN360 highlights individuals within the Buffalo Niagara region who exemplify today’s definition of a young rising leader. If you know a young professional who is making a difference in the community, please take a few minutes to fill out the form below. For any questions you may have, please contact Krystal Testa.

*Spotlight Professional nominations are now CLOSED. Thank you to everyone who submitted a nomination form and stay tuned for the announcement of the Spotlights!*

  • Young professional: ages 25 through 40
  • Chosen for work in the Buffalo Niagara community that supports the Buffalo Niagara Partnership’s efforts in its regional agenda
  • Nomination should highlight the nominee’s:
    • Proven success and achievement in their job/career
    • Initiative and dedication in becoming a leader within the community
    • Passion and impact for the Buffalo Niagara region
    • Investment in others through their involvement in professional and volunteer organizations
  • Candidates work can be from public or private sectors; professional or volunteer based

Spotlight Professionals chosen will be required to fulfill a new set of agreed upon criteria of the BN360 Advisory Board for the 2017-2018 year as follows:

  • Attend and be featured at the annual BN360 Kickoff Party in November
  • Be highlighted for one month as a “BN360 Spotlight Young Professional”
    • Media promotion including Channel 7 interviews
    • Write one blog entry for the Partnership website
    • Provide biographical info to be used as marketing content
  •  Attend 360 events as available
  • Free BN360 Membership for 2017-2018
  • Featured as a Spotlight Professional at the BN360 Kickoff Party
  • Featured as BN360’s Spotlight of the Month
    • A highlighted bio, interests, vision for the community via social media
    • Entry on the Buffalo Niagara Partnership blog
  • Inclusion on all BN360 Spotlight Professionals materials during 2017-2018
  • Professional headshot
  • Complimentary ticket to the Partnership’s 2018 HobNob event and Annual Report