Rising Star Award

The Rising Star Award celebrates the outstanding achievements and future potential of industry professionals in Category Management, Shopper Insights, and Space Planning who are in the early stages of their careers. This award honors individuals who have committed to the industry and demonstrated exceptional dedication, innovation and leadership in these critical areas of retail. Nominees may only have a maximum of 5 years of experience in their respective roles and must be currently employed in the retail or consumer goods industry. This award aims to encourage and celebrate the new talent emerging in these specific fields of the retail industry. By recognizing early career professionals who show great promise, we hope to inspire continued excellence and innovation in the years to come.