Congratulations 2013 Young Influentials finalists

Thank you to everyone who participated in the nomination process -- we received a great crop of individuals.

Learn about the 2013 Young influentials

About Young Influentials

Join The Daily Transcript at as we pay tribute to San Diego�s newest entrepreneurs and leading newsmakers. Our Young Influentials awards program highlights young entrepreneurs and successful business leaders who are the next generation of Top Influentials, San Diego County�s young movers and shakers.

Tell us what Young Influential you think has made an impact in business, in the community or specific industry. The person you suggest can be a market leader, an entrepreneur or rising star. Tell us why you think this person should be included among the region�s hottest newsmakers.

Young Influentials must currently reside in or be active in the San Diego County business community.

Young Influentials' Media

Chris Clark on creating a community out of shaping surfboards

May 7, 2012 -- Chris Clark, CEO of Shaper Studios and a Daily Transcript 2012 Young Influential, discusses how his business grew organically out of shaping surfboards for his family and friends.

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Nominations Open
January 7, 2013
Nominations Close
February 12, 2013
Nominees Notified
February 13, 2013
Nominees Announced
February 21, 2013
Finalists Notified
February 25, 2013
Space Reservation
March 20, 2013
Art due
March 22, 2013
Special Publication
March 28, 2013