Welcome to 40 Under 40


The “40 Under 40” reception, presented by Business Street Online, recognizes outstanding business professionals in the private and public sectors of central California who have yet to reach the age of 40. They have demonstrated a strong work ethic, and are the leaders of today as well as tomorrow. 


Each year, Business Street Online holds a networking reception, which the public can attend, to celebrate the accomplishments and hard work of these young rising stars. Can celebrate our honorees for the 10th Annual Business Street's '40 Under 40'!

The "40 Under 40" Ultimate Networking Event

Class of 2017

Adolfo Aguila – Fresno Grizzlies

Ana Lilia Patino Mojica – Los Panchos Mexican Restaurant

Aren Hekimian – AMVA Corporation and The IAN Group

Bethany Mily – Geekwise Academy

Brian Finegan – Clovis Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM

Casey "The Underdog" Olson – Mixed Martial Arts

Cassey James – Root

Catherine Heaney – CHARburger

Christine Rose Brown – ABC30 and HashtagiDo

Claire Meredith – Michael Sullivan & Associates

Craig Meredith – Tuttle & McCloskey

Dan Aldape – The Current Church and W.O.W. Productions

Diego Arambula – GO Public Schools

Erin Melkonian – Erin Melkonian Interior Design

Eddie Zamora – Noble Credit Union

Emily Derderian – Assemi Group

Elizabeth Jonasson Rosas – Fresno Economic Opportunities Commission

Garbralle Conroe – California State University, Fresno

Jeff Pardini – Pardini's Inc.

Jenna Chilingerian – Downtown Fresno Foundation

Joe Denham – Denham Resources

Justin Vartanian – Ameriprise Financial Services

Kelvin Alfaro – Central Valley Community Foundation

Kristina Garabedian – ShoeBox Sharing, Inc.

Laura Gloria – City of Fresno

Leslie Rau – Darden Architects

Liz Fernando – Brew Fix

Luis Chavez – Fresno City Council

Matt Hiett – Kings River Packing

Matt Rogers – Office of U.S. Senator Kamala Harris

Megan Souza – Pana-Pacific

Melissa Gomez – Fresno Economic Opportunities Commission

Nathan Alonzo – Fresno Chamber of Commerce

Rebecca Miller – 59 Days of Code

Renee Drandell-Rees – Centext Legal Services

Roger Noguera – Pine & Palm Brewing

Selene Kinder – Fresno County Economic Development Corporation & Kinder Media

Teresa Sardina – KSEE24 and CBS47

Tule Cardoza – Visalia Unified School District

Yvette Cuellar – La Tapatia Tortilleria