WORLDZ is searching for the dreamers, innovators, and rule-breakers who are transforming how we see the world through groundbreaking ideas, products, and platforms across all industries. If you believe that the status quo only exists to be challenged, you might just be a Creator of Tomorrow.

WORLDZ Creators of Tomorrow with Fast Company & Inc. is celebrating tomorrow’s business and cultural leaders by giving them the opportunity to connect and learn from some of today’s most influential icons from across industries – both year-round and at WORLDZ 2019 this September 10 + 11 in Long Beach, CA.

Who is a Creator of Tomorrow?

We’re looking for innovators from around the globe who are pushing our world and culture forward across three primary categories:

Brand Innovators
We want the unsung Managers, Directors, VPs, and SVPs who are leading incredible projects at culture-shaping brands. Did you co-create an iconoclastic ad campaign that exploded across social media and shattered societal norms? You might be a Creator of Tomorrow…

Inventors & Disruptors
Are you an entrepreneur launching your own company out of your apartment with big dreams of turning a legacy industry on its head? You might be a Creator of Tomorrow…

Are you passionate about causes with impact – the environment, criminal justice, education, health care – and actually working towards doing something about it? Then you are DEFINITELY a Creator of Tomorrow…

If this sounds like you or someone you know then Apply or Nominate below!

  • Recognized as a WORLDZ Creator of Tomorrow with Fast Company & Inc.
  • Featured in Fast Company & Inc. newsletter
  • Featured on the WORLDZ website in partnership with Fast Company & Inc.
  • 1 WORLDZ Voyager VIP Pass and 1 WORLDZ Traveler Pass for a guest
  • 1 WORLDZ Traveler VIP Pass for the next 3 years
  • Mentorship opportunities throughout the year
  • Opportunities to reverse-mentor esteemed leaders of culture-shaping brands
  • Editorial coverage in the WORLDZ Report highlighting the honoree’s work
  • Recognized at WORLDZ 2019 Day 1 Reception
Judges Include:
  • Raja Rajamannar, CMO, Mastercard
  • Michele Laven, President, Strategic Partnerships, iHeartMedia
  • Spencer Baim, Chief Strategy Officer, VICE
  • Stephanie Gilmore, 7x World Surfing Champion
  • Paul Oakenfold, World Famous DJ & 2x Grammy Nominee
  • Leland Maschmeyer, CCO, Chobani
  • Scott Moore, CMO, Wynn Resorts
  • + more to be announced!
Key Dates
  • June 20: Applications Open
  • July 21: Applications Closed
  • July 22: Judging Begins
  • Early August: Winners Announced
  • Sept. 10-11: Creators of Tomorrow On-Site Experience