Hartford, James M.
May 2009
SGB;May2009, Vol. 42 Issue 4, p6
Trade Publication
The article offers information on the nominating process of the 2009 SGB 40 Under 40 Awards in the sporting goods industry. The honorees are recognized not only for the achievement of professional goals but also for the critical roles they will play in the marketing industry. During the nominating process, employees read through the nomination forms that are sent through electronic media. The process is stated to create aspirations for employees as they see why these honorees were recognized.


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