Nominations are now closed for the 2017 Ten Outstanding Young Leaders (TOYL) Awards which will be presented at a special event on November 8, 2017.
Honorees will be announced in September.
In 2012, the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce revived the Ten Outstanding Young Leaders (TOYL) Awards to continue the tradition of honoring Greater Boston’s current and future leaders. Since its inception, nearly 600 young leaders from the Greater Boston community have been honored for their professional, personal, and civic commitment to improving the quality of life within our community. Past honorees include President John F. Kennedy, Daniel Arrigg Koh, Linda Pizzuti Henry, Niraj Shah and Boston City Council President Michelle Wu.
To view a complete list of past honorees, please click here.
TOYL Nominees* must meet the following criteria:
- Must be 40 or under on November 8, 2017;
- Must have lived and/or worked in Greater Boston for the past two years; and,
- Must demonstrate exceptional professional and personal achievement and an unwavering commitment to our community.
*Nominees can be from Chamber member or non-member organizations.