PPB’s Rising Stars program is one of the magazine’s most popular and coveted honors spotlighting the industry’s up-and-coming leaders. Since the program began in 2010, it has recognized nearly 140 of the most watchable young professionals at companies across the industry. Twelve individuals were selected this year based on their accomplishments, demonstrated leadership and involvement in the industry and in their communities. PPB congratulates the following honorees. Read more about them in PPB’s September issue.

Jeff Franklin, Headwear USA
Alyssa Inkrott, Raining Rose
Sam Kabert, SwagWorx
Jason Loui, AnyPromo.com
William Lovelace, Diamondback Branding
Kate Masewich, commonsku
Rachel Minogue, Monarch & Company
Kate Plummer, MAS, Clearmount Plastics Ltd.
Alicia Skipper, PromoPros/IncentPros
Justin Washburn, Full Throttle Marketing
Tiffany Wu, Bagworld
Colton Young, Storm Creek