FEDA celebrated the unique achievements of its distributor and manufacturer members at the Gold Awards Dinner, which was held Sept. 21 at the Grand Hyatt Nashville during the 2021 FEDA Annual Conference. The awards were presented by FEDA Chairman Michael Keck, president of Concept Services, and representing Gold Awards Dinner sponsor ITW Food Equipment Group was Gary Simpson, senior vice president of U.S. sales.
The Gold Awards Dinner recognizes members and individuals who are advancing the foodservice equipment and supplies industry through exemplary leadership and service. Winners were selected based on an application process and the weighted scoring of performance in the areas of workplace practices, customer service and the development of young professionals. The award recipients were each given a special Tiffany glass award plate commemorating their achievement, which FEDA hopes will inspire all members to continue their efforts to strengthen their organizations and elevate the entire foodservice equipment and supplies industry.
The Gold Awards winners are as follows: