Next Generation Award

Recognizing advertising professionals age 40 and younger who are making a significant impact on the industry through their leadership, career achievements and personal qualities, which also inspires others to excel. Industries include media, design and advertising. A new inductee will be honored each year during the annual Hall of Achievement awards ceremony.

Know someone who should be nominated for a Next Generation Award? Just fill out the online form, explain why you think they fulfill the criteria, and submit!


• 2019: Sarah Hupp, Madden Media
• 2018: Alexis Favis, Madden Media
• 2017: Nickolas Duarte, Crown Chimp Productions
• 2016: James Patrick, JP Photography
• 2015: Julie Rustad, Julie Originals
• 2014: Susan Roe, Smart Pop Creative