40-under-40

Young professionals are a vital asset to the finishing industry, and it is important to acknowledge those who are making great strides in shaping the industry’s future. Products Finishing is recognizing the industry’s top young talent through an annual 40 Under 40 program.

40-Under-40: Class of 2019

This year’s class includes chemists, engineers, professors, business development managers, general managers, quality control specialists and company presidents.

40-Under-40: Innovation Drives Young Apple Engineer

Sowmya Laxminarayanan has been deeply involved in both quality and process engineering roles across multiple product platforms such as tablets, computers, phones and watches.

40-Under-40: Class of 2018

Former Nebraska football star Brandon Rigoni leads Lincoln Industries’ business development unit, and our 2018 young professionals class.

40-Under-40: Class of 2017

Chicago’s Amanda Beach leads the 2017 Products Finishing list recognizing tomorrow’s leaders in the finishing industry.

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40-Under-40: Class of 2019

This year’s class includes chemists, engineers, professors, business development managers, general managers, quality control specialists and company presidents.

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Finding the Best Yo-Pros in the Finishing Industry

Products Finishing is searching for the next 40-Under-40 Leadership Class

Apple's Novak Goes from Shop To Corporate Leader

Sean Novak went from being a young chemical engineer at Anoplate to manager of the surface finishing team at Apple Inc.

40-Under-40: Class of 2016

Young professionals are a vital asset to the finishing industry. Products Finishing is recognizing the industry’s top young talent through an annual 40-Under-40 program.