Jeremiah Daniels of Goldsboro is among the 40 outstanding East Carolina University alumni to be honored in the university's 2018 Class of 40 Under 40 Leadership Award.

Daniels graduated from the College of Engineering and Technology with a degree in construction management in 2006. He is vice president of operations for Daniels and Daniels Construction Co., Inc. and remains involved with ECU in multiple capacities.

The East Carolina University Division of Student Affairs will host the fourth Annual Corporate and Leadership Awards Banquet at 6 p.m., Saturday, March 24, at the Greenville Convention Center.

Daniels, along with the other 39 honorees were chosen by the 40 Under 40 Leadership Awards Committee, comprised of 10 former 40 Under 40 Leadership Award recipients, alumni, and ECU staff.

The committee worked to choose 40 individuals from the diverse and successful group of 154 people nominated for the award.

To receive the 40 Under 40 Leadership Award, nominees must be under the age of 40, have received a degree from ECU and are now using their ECU experience to make an impact in their respective professions, local communities, and in the world.

Corporate partners who have made tremendous impacts for ECU and its students, as well as individuals who serve as advocates for Student Affairs will also be recognized at the Corporate and Leadership Awards Banquet.

For the full list of awards and 40 Under 40 Leadership Award honorees visit www.ecu.edu/sadevelopment/cla.

This is a ticketed event at the Greenville Convention Center, and tickets can be purchased at www.ecuarts.com.

The deadline to purchase tickets is March 10. Sponsorship opportunities are also available for the event.

For more information, contact Keith Tingley at the office of student affairs development at 252-737-4970 or email at sadevelopment@ecu.edu.