Talented Tenth Top 10 YP Nomination Information

  • Talented Tenth Greenville is a unique conference that connects young minority professionals from the Upstate with established business and civic leaders from across the Southeast. This unique networking and educational opportunity blends one-on-one access to top leaders, insight into the political and economic dynamics of Greenville and professional development. In addition to conference sessions, attendees have the opportunity to learn more about Greenville, and become engaged in Greenville’s civic life and social activities.

    Nominees for the Talented Tenth Top 10 YPs should meet each of the following criteria:

    • The individual must currently reside in the Upstate of South Carolina and be between the ages of 22-40 years old.
    • The individual must be a person of color.         
    • The individual is an emerging leader who demonstrates excellence, creativity and initiative in her / his business or profession.
    • The individual provides valuable service to improve the quality of life for others in the community.
    • The individual clearly serves as a role model for their peers, both personally and professionally
    • Dedicated time and effort in education/career development programs to achieve a higher level of knowledge and expertise in field of business

    A Selection Committee, consisting of a diverse group of leaders from the community, will review the nomination forms and select the 2017 Talented Tenth Top 10 YPs award recipients.

    All winners will be honored at a reception on August 4, 2017 at the Clemson One Building in Downtown Greenville as part of the Talented Tenth Conference.

    The deadline for nominations is July 20, 2017.  Please complete the required information and respond completely to the questions on the next page.  Incomplete nominations or self nominations will not be considered.

    Questions may be addressed to 864-244-3862 or UpstateNetwork.greenville@gmail.com



    Nomination Form




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