The Top 10 of the Next Generation awards ten individuals who are emerging as true leaders. Each Top 10 of the Next Gen award goes to an individual who excels in the business environment, has a passion for community, and is innovative in their approach.
Simon's efforts to develop the
IdeaSpace digital media lab, his leading role in establishing Fredericksburg's Canal Quarter maker district, and his involvement in CRRL
MakerLab operations led to this recognition.