FEDA Honors Distributors, Dealers, and Manufacturers

The FEDA 2020 Virtual Annual Conference was not only a time for learning and preparing for the future, but for honoring the hard work and contributions of FEDA member companies that are strengthening the foodservice equipment and supplies industry. To recognize those achievements, the FEDA Annual Conference held its first-ever Gold Awards presentation. The awards honored distributors, dealers, and manufacturers for their commitment to the association and their efforts to enhance leadership, employee development, and to improve their communities.

The winners of the Gold Awards include:

25-Year Members
Berlin’s Restaurant Supply
Sam Tell Companies
Equipment Plus Total Facilities Solutions
Oswalt Restaurant Supply

50-Year Member
Culinex

Longest Active Member
Krebs Brothers Restaurant Supply

Outgoing Chairman Award
Mason Greene, Hotel & Restaurant Supply

Outgoing Board Directors
Joe Schmitt, President, Chain Restaurant Solutions and Rapids Foodservice 
Gene Clark, CEO, Clark Associates  
Gawain Guy, Principal/Vice President, C&T Design & Equipment 
Andy Wueste, President, Mission Restaurant Supply

Volunteer of the Year
Gene Clark, CEO, Clark Associates

Spirit of Giving
Jamie Arguello, Principal/CEO, Grady’s Foodservice Equipment

Industry Recognition Award
Jerry Hyman, Chairman, TriMark USA

Extraordinary Service
Distributor Award Winner: United Restaurant Equipment
Manufacturer Award Winner: Alto-Shaam

Model Workplace
Distributor Award Winner: Tundra Restaurant Supply
Manufacturer Award Winner: Hatco Corporation

Champion for Young Leaders
Distributor Award Winner: Stafford-Smith
Manufacturer Award Winner: Metro

Ascending Young Leaders
Linda Tell, Sam Tell Companies
Eric Santagato, Singer Equipment

Accomplished Young Leader
Marcus Lyon, Hotel and Restaurant Supply