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  • ( How long have your been in business or at the position you’re in, have you expanded your business over the last year, have you been promoted within your organization etc. )
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All nominations submitted after March 12, 2019 will be applied to the 2020 awards.
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News Release:

40 Under Forty Niagara Leaders 2020 Winners Announced 

Business Link’s Broadcast Event May 28th 2020

Business Link Media Group proudly recognized this year’s Niagara Business Leaders 40 Under Forty during a live broadcast event on the YouTube Premiere channel and siberX Summit.

Master of Ceremony for the 17th annual event, Jack Peets introduced the 2020, 40 Niagara Business Leader awards winners. Congratulations were provided by past award-winners, City of Niagara Falls Mayor Jim Diodati, City of St. Catharines Mayor Walter Sendzik, and other community leaders-Regional Chair Jim Bradley, MP Tony Baldinelli, MP Chris Bittle, MPP Wayne Gates, MPP Sam Oosfterhoff.

“Congratulations to the 2020 winners of 40 Under Forty. It is with your passion, energy and motivation to have brought you to this great success.” says Marilyn Tian, President & CEO of Business Link Media Group, “I would like to thank our volunteers and sponsors for their ongoing support.”

Best In Class winner–Michael Idzenga, The Crux Escape Rooms Inc.

Watch our online event that was broadcast on May 28 at the following YouTube link:

Serving the Golden Horseshoe since 2003, Business Link Media Group provides unique marketing solutions as well as event planning and organization. The firm leverages its wealth of creativity in addition to innovative technologies to provide top-class marketing consulting value to our clients that enables them to meet their marketing goals.

In order to nominate an individual or yourself for the 2021 Niagara 40 Under Forty Business Achievement Awards, please email or go to


Watch 2020 Award Broadcast Ceremony Online

2020 40 Under Forty Awards Trailer

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