Hall of Fame Award Nominations
The categories for the awards include:
|Retailer of the Year –Reserved for only a member of the Wisconsin Upper Michigan Florists’ Association that has done an outstanding job as a florist.
Grower of the Year –
Special Service Award – Organizational activity, research or education, retailer, wholesale distributor or allied tradesman. The award might be made to those in these categories for their contribution to the industry and/or the organization.
Wholesale/Tradesman of the Year – “Paremium Ad Excellentem Laborem”… In recognition and appreciation of the unselfish labor and achievement for the advancement of the floral industry within the boundaries of Wisconsin and Upper Michigan.
|Young Person of the Year – Anyone connected with the floral industry – retailer, wholesaler, grower, allied tradesman or trade organization member – for meritorious service to the floral industry, community, and potential service to the industry and community in the future. Age limit: 35 years with two years in the floral industry.
National Service Award – Anyone connected with the floriculture industry – retailer, growers, wholesaler, education, plant breeder, etc. – for outstanding service to the floral industry of America.
Lifetime Achievement Award – This individual has dedicated the majority of their life to the floral industry. Through their love and passion the industry is better today.