NAMA announced that it will accept nominations for the 2014 NAMA Industry Awards through Monday, Feb. 3. The NAMA Industry Awards are presented to individuals and their companies that best exemplify consistent support of the Vending and Coffee Service Industry. Candidates must exhibit a history of service to their communities and to the industry through efforts with NAMA and state associations. They must be innovative, possess a willingness to expand conventional practices and practice consistent ethical business standards in accordance with the NAMA code of ethics.
“Being honored by a group of my peers in the coffee service industry has been the highlight of my career,” said Jeff Deitchler, the 2013 NAMA Coffee Service Operator of the Year, in a prepared statement. “Just to be recognized and included with some of the coffee service industry leaders will stay with me for a lifetime.”
NAMA members may nominate fellow members for the following awards:
- 2014 Vending Operator of the Year
- 2014 Coffee Service Operator of the Year
- 2014 Allied Member of the Year – Vending
- 2014 Allied Member of the Year – Coffee
- 2014 Industry Person of the Year