Cape & Plymouth Business has announced winners of its 2016 "40 under 40" Awards. Among the honorees, chosen from hundreds of nominees, is Alison Caron, owner of Alison Caron Design. She and the other winners will be honored on June 16 at a special event from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at the Sea Crest Beach Hotel, Falmouth. Each of the honorees exemplifies "an entrepreneurial spirit, commitment to community service and potential to positively contribute to the future of our region," according to the announcement.
In addition to helping businesses with advertising and branding; designing publications; and developing websites, Caron is an adjunct instructor in graphic design at Cape Cod Community College. She hosts intensive, one-day Boot Camp–style classes at her Hyannis studio and offers classes at Geek Girl Tech Conferences. Her clients include the John F. Kennedy Hyannis Museum, the International Fund for Animal Welfare; the Greater Hyannis Chamber of Commerce; Cape Cod Beer; Ring Bros. Marketplace; Little Miss Cupcape; the Hyannis Main Street Business Improvement District; Brazilian Grill; and many other businesses and organizations.
"The awards spotlight the region’s top young business leaders who excel in their industry and show dynamic leadership," said the announcement. "This program honors distinguished businesspeople under the age of 40 who have made a mark in our region at an extraordinarily young age."