Forty Under 40

Bestowed annually to forty people under the age of 40 who have shown a strong commitment to the Hudson Valley, the Shaker Awards identify and honor the next generation of leaders.



 Please click here to see the 2016 Honorees!

Forty Under 40 Shaker Awards - Thursday, April 28

Cocktail Reception: Poughkeepsie Grand Hotel
Awards Ceremony: Changepoint Theater 

For ticket information please click here 

If you have any questions about ticketing, seating or congratulatory messages, please contact Chelsea at (845) 454-1700 ext. 1000


Thanks to the 2016 Forty Under 40 Selection Committee

Co-Chair: David Mack, Habitat for Humanity  
Co-Chair: Amy Dittmar, Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corp. 

Joseph Amendola, Amendola Landscaping

Michelle Barone-Lepore, Rhinebeck Bank

Erin Beale, Hughsonville Fire District

Jordan Bell, Dutchess Community College 

Kristin Huss, Hudson Valley Renegades

Karen Lo, Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corp.

Dr. Cristina Mauro

Dr. Karoline Nowillo, Mount Kisco Medical Group

Trista Parker, Health Quest

Emily Saland, Marist College

Mike Salzillo, Marshall & Sterling Insurance 

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