Adele, Bruno Mars, Justin Bieber Among Forbes '30 Under 30' List
December 18, 2012 at 3:12 AM (PT)
FORBES has unveiled its second annual "30 Under 30" listing of tomorrow's brightest stars: 30 amazing individuals in 15 categories under the age of 30 (available at www.forbes.com/under30). FORBES collaborated with experts in diverse industries to develop a list of 450 people under 30 who are making waves today, and who are destined to still be shaking things up years from now.
The 15 categories include Art & Style, Education, Energy, Finance, Food & Wine, Games & Apps, Hollywood, Law &Policy, Media, Marketing & Advertising, Music, Science & Healthcare, Social Entrepreneurs, Sports and Technology.
Musicians played a large role on the list, with ADELE (24), BRUNO MARS (27) and JUSTIN BIEBER (18) among those listed.
According to FORBES Executive Editor MICHAEL NOER, "The 30 under 30 represent the best creative, intellectual and entrepreneurial energy of an entire generation. These are people that you will be hearing about for a very long time. They exemplify the positive spirit of entrepreneurial capitalism that FORBES has championed for nearly a century."