The National Agri-Marketing Association

The nation's largest association for professionals in marketing and agribusiness

2016-2017 Leader Awards

NAMA has named the organization's national leadership award recipients. Awards were presented at the Agri-Marketing Conference in Dallas, TX on April 27.

Past Leader Awards

Presidents Award

Don Tourte
Penton Ag 

This award is given to an individual who most closely supports the President’s key objectives. 

R.C. Ferguson Award

Cheri Knoy
Penton Ag
The RC Ferguson Award recognizes a long tenure of service and diligent and dependable performance. 

Dilworth Award for Innovation

Steve Cox and Jerry Gennaria
Brighton Agency
This award honors true originality in volunteer efforts by an individual or chapter. 

Workhorse of the Year

Erin Nash
The Workhorse of the Year Award recognizes individuals who fulfill a major assignment and inspire others to work harder, better and smarter. 

Outstanding Chair

Rachel Schneider 
This award honors acceptance of responsibility and effective management of programs. 

Horizon Award Recipients

Jenna Oesch
Monsanto Vegetable Seeds 

Tyler Smith
Meredith Agrimedia

Susan Hunyor
DTN/The Progressive Farmer

Amy Barron
Farm Journal Media

Marcus Hasheider

Horizon Awards recognize achievements by up-and-coming members of the organization on local, regional and national levels.

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