The Columbus Young Professionals (CYP) and the Columbus Area Chamber of Commerce are proud to host the NextGen Awards in an effort to raise the visibility of emerging talent and highlight individual achievement this year at the NextGen Awards Ceremony Luncheon.

The awards will recognize four deserving individuals and one business selected for their selfless leadership, intelligence, exuberance and dedication to improving the community.

2019 Award Winners:

  • YP Volunteer of the Year: Tyshaun Allen
  • YP Innovator of the Year: Helix Biostructures, LLC
  • YP Educator of the Year: Shane Yates
  • Unsung Hero: Tim Green
  • NextGen Business of the Year: Assisted Independence
  • Community Contribution Award: Susana Villegas