PIMA honors industry leaders at 2004 leadership conference.
Awards are given to individuals based on their contributions to the Pulp and Paper industry. PIMA members and Divisions are asked to nominate qualified individuals in the months prior to their Conference.
PIMA would like to congratulate the following 2004 Award Winners and the 2004 Leadership Council Inductees:
Mohawk Paper Mills, Inc.
Ray H. Cross Community Service Award
Rio Doce Ltd.
Thomas F. Sheerin, Sr. Award
Delano L. "Del" Boutin Division Service Award
Kristy L. Schmidt
Student of the Year
Kenneth H. Phillips Specialist Group Award
President & COO
Fox River Fiber Company
Executive of the Year
Mill Manager of the Year
Paper Mill Superintendent
Superintendent of the Year
2004 LEADERSHIP COUNCIL INDUCTEES
Warren L. "Buddy" Allen
Robert H. Buckman
Raymond J. Heuchling
Malcolm M. Kitchens
John A. Luke
Francis L. "Frank" McKone
John F. "Jack" O'Brien
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