Now in its second year, Rising Stars, sponsored by Bank of Scotland Corporate, is a chance to celebrate the people in the industry who are making a difference, and to praise the companies developing the talent.
A specialist panel of senior industry directors has been set up to judge the entries, which includes Lloyds TSB autolease managing director Nigel Stead (sales category) and BCA chief executive Jon Olsen (finance).
It will be chaired by Honda UK managing director Ken Keir.
Three finalists from four core industry sectors – fleet/leasing, retail (car sales and repairs), manufacturer and industry supplier – will be identified in six categories: marketing, human resources, sales, general management, finance and public relations.
To qualify, you must be under 40 and submit the following:
The award finalists and an overall winner will be announced at an exclusive dinner to be held at the National Motorcycle Museum near Birmingham on September 12.