• Transform magazine
  • August 15, 2018


Transform's 30 Under 30

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the age requirement for 30 Under 30 candidates?

To be eligible for consideration in Transform's 30 Under 30 nominees must be under the age of 30 on 30 September. Candidates who turn 30 after this date will not be eligible.

How do I nominate someone for 30 Under 30?

To nominate someone click the ‘nominate’ tab in the menu bar above, from this page you will be directed to a form where you are to complete the details and attach your PDF submission. As a nominator, we require your nominee’s name, job title, phone number, e-mail address and an explanation as to why you think they are a suitable candidate for 30 Under 30.

Who can nominate a candidate?

Anyone can nominate a candidate who they feel is eligible for 30 Under 30 status. 

Can I nominate myself?

Yes, you can. However you will need to provide a testimonial from your line manager, client etc

Can I nominate more than one person?

You can nominate as many people as you’d like. 

Can I nominate a group or a pair of people as co-nominees?

Sadly not. This awards programme recognises an individuals achievements, merits and successes.

Will the nominees be told who nominated them?

Yes. The nominees will be told that they were nominated.

What makes someone a good candidate for 30 under 30?

Candidates should be passionate about brand and brand development and display exceptional talent and potential and have demonstrable achievements in the field.

Does being nominated multiple times help my nominee?

No, it will not benefit the nominee or strengthen their case.

Are there any geographical restrictions?

Entrants must be from the European region. Please see the eligibility and rules section for eligible countries.

How are the 30 Under 30 selected?

A judging panel including senior branding professionals will convene in September to assess all the entrants. This gathering debates the merits of the candidates, weighing their achievements until they find thirty candidates for the year.

Who are the judges?

The 30 Under 30 selection panel will be announced in due course and details are available on the website, on the judges' page.

When will I find out if I have been selected the 30 under 30?

Those who are selected for this years 30 under 30 will be contacted in September 2018.

What happens next?

Candidates are invited to join their industry peers at the awards presentation hosted by Transform magazine in October 2018. Those who are entered (the nominee) into the awards will receive a complimentary ticket to the awards ceremony. Additional tickets are available to purchase for colleagues, family and friends to join their nominee on the night.

Will I get a trophy?

Yes. Successful candidates will be presented with a trophy at the 2018 30 under 30 Awards.


Are you looking to align your brand with this celebration? Please contact Andrew Thomas for details on sponsorship opportunities.

Andrew Thomas


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