Forty Under 40 awards

Tuesday, April 25, 4–6:30 p.m.

Hyatt Vineyard Creek Hotel & Spa, 170 Railroad St., Santa Rosa

Register by April 23: nbbj.news/40u40-17


The Business Journal has announced the recipients of the 11th annual Forty Under 40 awards, representing some of the leaders in a variety of industries through the North Bay.

The honorees are, listed alphabetically:

  1. Jeffrey Allen, CPA, chief financial officer, Labcon North America, Petaluma
  2. Richie Allen, director of viticulture and winemaking, Rombauer Vineyards, St. Helena
  3. Stefanie Bagala, director of marketing, Mary’s Pizza Shack, Sonoma
  4. Shana Bull, owner and director of digital strategy, Shana Bull Digital Marketing + Social Relations, Santa Rosa
  5. Caitlin Childs, communications and marketing manager, Social Advocates for Youth, Santa Rosa
  6. Barry DeMartini, R&D manager of integrated circuit process engineering, Keysight Technologies, Santa Rosa
  7. Corey Eames, store manager, Umpqua Bank, Corte Madera
  8. Stacie Elkhoury, co-founder, Chasing Grace, Sonoma, and founder, Snipz, Novato
  9. Theo Fightmaster, vice president and general manager, Sonoma Stompers Professional Baseball Club, Sonoma
  10. Andrew Fishman, vice president of sales, Fishman Supply Company, Petaluma
  11. Marci Furutani, minister of brand engagement, The Republic of Tea, Novato
  12. Willie Ghilotti, co-owner and facilities manager, Ghilotti Construction Company, Santa Rosa
  13. James Gore, vice chair, Sonoma County Board of Supervisors, Santa Rosa
  14. Keith Hollander, director of real estate accounting, Mengali Accountancy, Inc., Healdsburg
  15. Rachel Hundley, mayor, city of Sonoma, and owner & founder, Drums & Crumbs, Sonoma
  16. Riley Hurd, partner, Ragghianti Freitas LLP, San Rafael
  17. Rachel Judkins, senior project manager, Pacific eDocument Solutions, Petaluma
  18. Jordan Kivelstadt, founder and CEO, Free Flow Wines, Napa, and owner and winemaker, Kivelstadt Cellars, Napa
  19. Anya Lopez, senior tax manager, Moss Adams LLP, Santa Rosa
  20. Kenneth Lopez, D.P.M., chief of foot and ankle surgery and assistant physician-in-chief, operating rooms, podiatric surgery, Kaiser Permanente, Santa Rosa
  21. Mike Mahoney, director of operations, Hilton Sonoma Wine Country, Santa Rosa
  22. Ian Malone, director, Aspect Consumer Partners, St. Helena
  23. Zephan McMinn, CEO, Blu Homes, Inc., Vallejo
  24. Stephen McNeil, managing partner, Arrow Benefits Group, Petaluma
  25. Adam Menconi, president and owner, Prosper Real Estate, Santa Rosa
  26. Emily Menjou, vice president and trust officer, Exchange Bank, Santa Rosa
  27. Paloma Patino, chief operating officer and owner, West County Net, Inc., Santa Rosa
  28. Michael Regan, sales manager, Stearns Lending, Petaluma
  29. Melanie Rempe, vice president and commercial banking officer, Bank of Marin, Novato
  30. Colby Ritch, employee benefits producer, George Petersen Insurance Agency, Santa Rosa
  31. Jordan Rudy, director of client services, VinoPro, Santa Rosa
  32. Mark Sanchietti, owner and president, Sanchietti Farming, Inc., Santa Rosa
  33. David Scott, President/CEO, Scott Technology Group, Rohnert Park, and owner, Scott Pure Water, Rohnert Park
  34. Alex Scott, president, and Zack Scott, CEO, Scott Laboratories, Petaluma
  35. Joti Singh Chandi, vice president and chief operating officer, Chandi Restaurant Group, Santa Rosa
  36. Stephan Stubbins, co-executive director and chief marketing officer, and Brad Suroksy, co-executive director and chief operating officer, Transcendence Theater Company, Sonoma
  37. Jake Terrell, vineyard manager, St. Francis Winery & Vineyards, Santa Rosa
  38. Gerard Tuck, CEO and co-founder, Chevoo, Healdsburg
  39. Jonny Westom, executive director, Sonoma Valley Visitors Bureau, Sonoma
  40. Janelle Williams, senior regional account executive, Sonic.com, Santa Rosa

The event is sponsored by Exchange Bank and Empire College.

The winners will be profiled in the April 24 edition of the North Bay Business Journal.

They will also be honored at the 2017 Forty Under 40 Awards on Tuesday, April 25, 4–6:30 p.m. at the Hyatt Vineyard Creek Hotel & Spa in Santa Rosa. Register to attend the event by April 23 at nbbj.news/40u40-17.

Forty Under 40 awards

Tuesday, April 25, 4–6:30 p.m.

Hyatt Vineyard Creek Hotel & Spa, 170 Railroad St., Santa Rosa

Register by April 23: nbbj.news/40u40-17