David Hamilton—a member of the 1997 Forty Under 40 class—was appointed to the federal bench by President Bill Clinton in 1994 and to the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals by President Barack Obama in 2009.
Leading teams in the Middle East, Europe, South America and East Asia, Jeffrey Wilson has risen through the ranks at Eli Lilly and Co. while also serving as board president for a vital United Way agency.
Under Cole Varga's watch, Exodus moved to new offices, saw the greatest number of refugee arrivals in its 35-year history (947 individuals), and waged a high-profile battle with former Gov. Mike Pence.
Jason Sondhi’s IT company, which started with one consultant, has grown to a more-than-$12-million-a-year business, topping the IBJ Fastest Growing Companies list in 2016 and landing on the Inc. 5000 from 2014-2016.