We’re thrilled to announce that ZenFri’s Corey King (Chief Executive Artist) has been named as one of 40 recipients of CBC’s Manitoba Future 40 2016 for helping advance Arts and Entertainment in the province.

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Now in its second year, the “Manitoba Future 40” highlights the province’s next generation of leaders, builders and change-makers under the age of 40.

Here are links to all the finalists announcements:

We’re thrilled to have one of our own named as a finalist and look forward to meeting the other 40 finalists at this Thursday’s (April 7th) reception held at the Richardson College for the Environment and Science Complex.

This award adds to the growing list of local honours received by ZenFri and its staff in 2016, including our Spirit of Winnipeg Award nomination and Corey’s Future Leaders of Manitoba award.

UPDATE:

Last night Corey and 4o other award recipients received their honors at the Future 40 reception. Here’s a few photos from the event.

Future 40 Opening

Corey with the Award

View from the stage

The Future 40

We’re very proud of all we’ve accomplished so far at ZenFri, and can’t wait to show everyone what we have in store next. Here’s to the future!