By Corridor Business Journal staff

More than half of the members of this year's Corridor Business Journal Forty Under 40 class are women. Their careers span multiple industries and their accomplishments are many.

The Corridor Business Journal announced its 15th annual list of Forty Under 40 honorees on Sept. 6. These 40 business leaders, hailing from the Cedar Rapids-Iowa City area, are chosen by past award winners, are under the age of 40 and have made a significant impact in their organization, community or both early in their careers. The women in this year's class are:

  • Emily Anderson
  • Ashley Bermel
  • Erika Brighi
  • Autumn Craft
  • Jennifer Donovan
  • Laura Ebinger
  • Catherine Gerlach
  • Lindsay Glynn
  • Katie Hallman
  • Ashley Hinson
  • Jessalyn Holdcraft
  • Megan Isenberg
  • Nalo Johnson
  • Felisha Junge
  • Desiree Kilburg
  • Ashley Moore
  • Jess Novotny
  • Andrea Rogers
  • Samantha Rogers
  • Sarah Watson
  • Jeralyn Westercamp
  • Allison Yoder

The CBJ will spotlight the 40 leaders at an Oct. 17 awards banquet at the DoubleTree by Hilton Cedar Rapids. Cocktail hour will begin at 5:30 p.m., followed by dinner and the awards presentation. For more information, visit or call (319) 665-6397, ext. 311.