Those who are rising through the industry and making their mark on the sector are the next to be recognised in a joint venture between BMN and Builders Merchants Federation.

The Builders Merchants Federation and Builders’ Merchants News have once again partnered to celebrate the Top 100 Young Achievers.

The new event was launched in front of hundreds of businesses across the construction sector at the Builders Merchant’s Federation annual conference at the Birmingham NEC today (Thursday 21 September).

Building on the success of the Top 100 Merchant Influencers and the Top 100 Supplier Influencers it is now time to look at the young achievers in the industry. Those who are rising through the industry and making their mark on the sector.

Nominations will be made via an online form, hosted on the BMN website, with links from the BMF website and from the key sponsor website.

Nominees can be self-nominated or nominated by another person from the business. They must be 40 or under on 16 May 2024 from across the building materials industry; this can be a merchant, supplier, service supplier or from a buying group.

The people who make it to the Top 100 Young Achievers will be announced in BMN. This will be done over four issues (November/December, January, February, and March), 25 people per issue.

The headline sponsor is the NMBS. Other sponsorships are now available, please contact June Upton at, Ellen Walton at or Lucyanne Matthews at

The Top 100 Young Achievers will be celebrated at a black-tie gala dinner on the 16 May 2024, at The Belfry, Sutton Coldfield.

To nominate for the Top 100 Achievers visit: