July 7, 2022
Stationery Trends and Gift Shop® honor 40 Under 40 young professionals
Stationery Trends and Gift Shop® Plus magazines will honor 40 young professionals during the annual Gift + Stationery 40 Under 40 Awards Ceremony in-person at Las Vegas Market on Sunday, July 24. This meet-and-greet celebration will take place from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. in the Expo Center Seminar Room and Lounge.
The Gift + Stationery 40 Under 40 Awards program acknowledges the new generation of gift industry extraordinaires. From shop owners and managers to stationers and company founders, the magazines are paying homage to those under 40 for their contributions to the industry. The casual cocktail reception will be followed by an awards presentation recognizing the 40 honorees in attendance. Join the magazines and Las Vegas Market as they host the event, which will also have a special fundraiser supporting Gift for Life as part of this year’s celebration. This complimentary event is open to all Las Vegas Market attendees, and pre-registration is appreciated. RSVP at https://giftshopmag.com/40Under40Reception.
$40 for 40 for Hunger Relief
To support Gift for Life’s “Come Together” efforts to raise funds in support of World Central Kitchen and crisis-related hunger relief, organizers are encouraging $40 donations at the event and through Gift + Stationery Week Aug. 9-11. Help them reach the goal of $4,000 by donating here to Gift for Life in support of World Central Kitchen in honor of Gift + Stationery 40 Under 40 Award winners.
All “Come Together” fundraising will be directed to World Central Kitchen’s (WCK) #ChefsForUkraine program which has served more than 27 million meals across eight countries since Russia invaded Ukraine on February 24th, 2022. Through the program, WCK is bringing hundreds of thousands of daily meals and 12 million pounds of food to over 3,000 distribution sites across Ukraine to provide fresh meals to Ukrainian families fleeing home as well as people remaining in the country.
Gift + Stationery Week
Gift + Stationery Week is an online multiday industry event that is interactive and designed to provide the latest insight and trends, best practices and guidelines needed for a successful business. Register for these free webinars here.
Join in on Aug. 9, 10 and 11 at 2:00 p.m. Eastern for panel discussions on a variety of topics, including diversity, trends and online marketplaces.