CANTON, OH (January 19, 2012) – ystark!, a department of the Canton Regional Chamber, and The Repository are seeking nominations for the fifth annual ‘TWENTY UNDER 40!’, an award recognizing the most talented young professionals in Stark County. The award recognizes 20 current young leaders who are actively making a positive impact in the county. The young professionals worthy of this award are the ones actively working to make Stark County a destination for young professionals to live, work and play. Winners of the 2012 award will be celebrated at an eclectic gala in June. Eligible “young professionals” are between 21 and 40 years old, and span all career industries. ystark! membership not required for nomination. Full eligibility information and details on the nomination process are available at All nominations must be received by Feb. 12. The ‘Twenty under 40!’ planning committee is led by Aron Kitzmiller, director of marketing, Westfield Belden Village. Recognition of these deserving area young professionals is made possible through ystark! and The Repository, in conjunction with Aultman Health Foundation, Black McCuskey Souers & Arbaugh, LPA, Diebold, Inc., Huntington Bank and The Timken Company.