Indy's Best and Brightest Winners Announced

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Junior Achievement of Central Indiana, Inc. has announced its 2015 Indy’s Best and Brightest award winners. The event honored professionals under the age of 40 in 10 different industries. The honorees were judged on professional accomplishments, civic involvement and leadership qualities.

The awards were held on October 15th at Ivy Tech Corporate College and Culinary Center in Indianapolis.

Here are the 2015 Indy’s Best and Brightest Winners:

  • Accounting: Matt Bowser - Crowe Horwath, LLP
  • Banking & Financial Services: Katie Smardo – Lake City Bank
  • Education & Nonprofit: Emily Masengale - Christel House DORS
  • Government: Jason Dudich - Office of Mayor Gregory A. Ballard, City of Indianapolis
  • Health & Life Sciences: Ryan Nagy - Academic Health Center, IU Health
  • Law: Tavonna Harris Askew - Health & Hospital Corporation of Marion County
  • Manufacturing, Retail and Services: Nathan Frampton - Fanimation, Inc.
  • Media, Sports & Entertainment: Sean Hallett - Indy Fuel
  • Real Estate, Development & Construction: Jenell Fairman PE - CORE Planning Strategies, LLC
  • Technology: Jonathan “JJ” Thompson - Rook Security
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