Rising Stars

We're Looking to The Stars!

Progressive Railroading is looking to the stars for its seventh annual "Rising Stars" event. This highly regarded award designates distinguished leaders in North America's railroad industry. You're invited to star watch with us. Who would you recommend to receive this renowned award? (It could even be you!)

A "Rising Star" is:

  • Under the age of 40 on or before Sept. 1, 2019
  • Making a positive impact on the company, organization, department or team
  • Viewed by peers, colleagues, supervisors, clients, etc. as exceptional in the rail industry

I Nominate...

Progressive Railroading is seeking 25 Rising Stars. Winners will be recognized on July 22, 2019, at a celebratory dinner during the AARS Annual Conference at the Hilton in Norfolk, VA. Additionally, each nominee will have their profile published in the September 2019 issue of Progressive Railroading Magazine.

There is limited time left to submit your nomination.

The deadline for nominations is February 26, 2019.

Submit yours now before it's too late!

Submit My Nomination Now

Do you have questions about the Rising Stars program? Contact Progressive Railroading Senior Associate Editor, Julie Sneider at 414.228.7701, ext. 517, or julie.sneider@tradepress.com.