Catch business ‘Stars Under 40’ at February networking event in Queens

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Updated Jan. 28, 1:10 p.m.

Young stars in the business world will be honored at the upcoming “40 Stars Under 40 Awards and Networking Dinner” sponsored by the Star Network and The Queens Courier.

Nominations for honorees are currently being accepted for the gala, which is scheduled to take place from 6 to 9 p.m. on Wednesday night, Feb. 24, at Terrace on the Park, located at 52-11 111th St. in Flushing.

The “40 Stars Under 40” gala recognizes and brings together young professionals under 40 years old who exemplify outstanding leadership skills both in their fields and within their communities.

The event is a perfect opportunity to network with top professionals from across Queens. It will also feature an expo area with leading businesses from around the region, offering sponsors a unique chance to directly connect with business leaders.

Guests will also have the opportunity to enter a raffle for prizes, with proceeds benefiting a local charity.

To nominate a Rising Star or for sponsorship or exhibitor opportunities, contact Demetra Plagakis by calling 718-224-5863, ext. 227, or emailing [email protected].

The event is co-sponsored by Flushing Bank, New York Community Bank, National Grid, People’s United Bank, Elmhurst Hospital, Sussex Bank, Crystal Windows, Daily News and Yelp.

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