tED magazine is the official publication of the National Association of Electrical Distributors. From national chains to successful independents, tED is read by the top distribution companies in the industry. While targeted to the distributor salesperson, tED is also read by key executives and is known for addressing the tough issues within the channel.

Thank you for participating!
This program is open to those in the electrical industry who are 34 years old or younger as of midnight April 3,  2020.

  • Nominees will be judged on: 


  1. Dedication to career
  2. Training completed
  3. Leadership and people skills
  4. Work/life balance

 (Because internet connections can drop when you least expect it, we recommended that you review the form below, address each area in a separate document, then come back and copy/paste your responses into the appropriate boxes!)


  • Nominations will be accepted from March 9 through April 3, 2020. All nominations  must be submitted via this electronic entry system.
  • You many not nominate yourself. 
  • You can nominate more than one person—however, you must complete and submit one nomination at a time.
  • There is no charge for submission.
  • Those selected (both the nominees and nominators) will be contacted after judging ends (in mid-April).
  • Fill out and submit the form below. We highly recommend that you prepare each in advance, then copy/past into the submission form. Find answers to frequently asked questions at tedmag.com/30Under35. 
  • If you need further instruction or have additional questions, feel free to email Misty Byers, tED editor, at mbyers@naed.org.


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