Wood Business


Call for nominations

Nominations open until
August 3, 2024

The Top 10 under 40 will appear in the September/October edition of Canadian Forest Industries magazine.

Recognizing the next generation of the Canadian forest industry.

Introducing the Canadian Forest Industries magazine Top 10 Under 40.

Canada is full of young, skilled and knowledgeable people who are driving the forest industry forward. From loggers and sawmillers to machine operators and forest managers, they are the best and brightest in our industry. The Canadian Forest Industries Top 10 Under 40 recognizes the achievements of the newest generation of forest industry workers. Strong work ethics, leadership by example, and efforts to grow the quality of our industry will all be acknowledged. Join us as we celebrate the future of forestry in Canada.

Who can be nominated?

Anyone who is in the logging, sawmilling or associated industries who is under the age of 40 as of December 31, 2023. Equipment and technology suppliers are also welcome.

Read about last year’s winners

Read Canadian Forest Industries’ coverage of our 2023 Top 20 Under 40 winners.


To nominate someone to be recognized as one of the Top 10 Under 40, fill out the nomination form on this site (above). Please include as much detail as possible about their work history, relevant personal information and why they deserve this esteemed title!

Nominations close on August 3, 2024.