Fresh Produce Association of The Americas
Fresh Produce Association of the Americas

Pillars of the FPAA Lifetime Recognition Award Form

Criteria:
• Individual must be or have been involved in importation and distribution of fresh produce from Mexico
• The individual should exhibit a history of volunteering time and effort to the association and/or industry
• Consideration will be given to members who have contributed innovations in the handling or marketing of fresh produce
• The individual must have demonstrated integrity throughout his/her career

How to submit nominations:
• Every member company may submit up to two (2) nominations for this award. Posthumous nominations are eligible
• The individual submitting the nomination(s) cannot nominate themselves
• Nomination(s) must be accompanied by an explanation of the nominees' contributions to the industry

How recipients will be selected & honored:
• Nominations will be reviewed and recipients selected by the Chairman & Chair Elect based on the level of service outlined in the nominee's explanation of contribution. Nominations must be received at the FPAA office (fax: 520.287.2948 or pbeemer@freshfrommexico.com) by October 17, 2016 to be considered
• Up to two (2) nominations will be selected for recognition per year
• Award recipients will be recognized in a special ceremony at the FPAA convention's Gala on Friday, November 4, 2016. Additionally, recipients names will be displayed on the perpetual plaque at the FPAA office

Please take a moment to complete and return the attached nomination form no later than October 16, 2016 in order to have your nomination(s) considered for the award.

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