We all know Gambit readers know the coolest people in town, so we are asking you to nominate your favorite overachievers for our annual "40 Under 40" issue, which will be published Nov. 4. Nominees must meet the following requirements:
• Be 39 or younger on Nov. 4, 2014.
• Live in the New Orleans area.
• Be worthy of distinction. (Elected officials are not eligible.)
Tell us about the nominee's background, job, accomplishments, community involvement and future plans. Be sure to include a correct date of birth as well as a dependable phone number for the nominee.
Email nominations to Kandace Graves at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please put 40 Under 40 in the subject line.
No phoned or faxed nominations, please. Deadline for nominations is Oct. 7.