Awards of Excellence: Individual and Company

Award Application Deadline:
Individual Award Applications Due Monday, July 3, 2017

Company Award Applications Due Tuesday, August 15, 2017

 

Individual Awards

​Is there someone in your company you feel should be honored? Or perhaps you might qualify to receive an IAPD excellence award yourself.

The IAPD Annual Awards Program was established to recognize members and associates of the International Association of Plastics Distribution who have demonstrated exceptional, extraordinary or outstanding service on behalf of the association and the plastics distribution industry.

These individual IAPD Excellence Awards are presented at the Annual Convention:

Paul Davis Award of Merit

The Paul Davis Award of Merit is IAPD’s most prestigious award. Each year it is presented on behalf of IAPD and the plastics distribution industry in recognition of an individual’s long-term, outstanding work.

To nominate an individual for the Paul Davis Award of Merit, complete the form and return it to IAPD via fax at +(913) 345-1006 or email IAPD staff by Monday, July 3, 2017.

 

Pacesetter Award

The Pacesetter Award is presented in recognition of an IAPD volunteer leader who set the pace for the association this past year.

To nominate a volunteer leader for the Pacesetter Award, complete the form and return it to IAPD via fax at +(913) 345-1006 or email IAPD staff by Monday, July 3, 2017.

 

President’s Award

The President’s Award, formerly the Good Egg Award, is given to an individual or company who has gone above and beyond the call of duty on behalf of the association.

To nominate an individual for the President’s Award, complete the form and return it to IAPD via fax at +(913) 345-1006 or email IAPD staff by Monday, July 3, 2017.

 

 

Company Awards

IAPD member companies work hard year-round to improve their employees, promote the performance plastics industry and be good stewards of the environment. We want to recognize your company for its accomplishments! 

At the 61st Annual IAPD Convention, IAPD will award member companies in three areas of excellence:

  1. Education and Training
  2. Environmental / Green Initiatives
  3. Marketing

Read below for additional information about these award opportunities and apply today! 

Education Circle of Champions



The IAPD Education Circle of Champions award acknowledges the innovative and exemplary educational initiatives by member companies. This special recognition emphasizes continuing plastics education within your organization through the use of IAPD's training and educational resources.

This recognition is open to companies of all sizes and types.

Submit applications to Courtney Karr by Tuesday, August 15, 2017.

Environmental Excellence

The IAPD Environmental Excellence Award recognizes the innovative or exemplary environmental responsibility by an IAPD member firm.

The Environmental Committee has developed an all-new application, which is mostly in checklist format, to help you identify current (and future!) green practices. Please also complete the Metric Data Collection Tool (which is highly recommended, but not mandatory, for submissions).

Metric Data Collection

Applicants that meet a minimum threshold of points will become GreenScene™ designated. All applicants showing sustainability practices will be eligible to use the GreenScene™ logo to promote their company.

Submit applications to Courtney Karr by Tuesday, August 15, 2017.

Marketing Excellence Award



The IAPD Marketing Excellence Award acknowledges the innovative or exemplary marketing initiatives by IAPD member firms. It is a special recognition for those companies that promote the positive benefits of plastics and leverage all the marketing tools available to them. 

This recognition is open to companies of all sizes and types.

Submit applications to Liz Novak by Tuesday, August 15, 2017.