Two dozen of the 7 Rivers Region’s Rising Stars under 40 were honored at reception and with a special section in the River Valley Media Group. It’s the second annual tribute to young leaders who make a difference in the 7 Rivers Region of Wisconsin, Minnesota and Iowa. The winners were selected from dozens of nominations submitted by peers from throughout the region. “These are the men and women who not only making a difference in their jobs but also in their communities,” said Chris Hardie, 7 Rivers Region CEO. “They truly embody the best and brightest in our region.” You can read their inspiring stories here.