The association is accepting nominations for its three award categories:
Individuals who make outstanding contributions to AHPA committees or initiatives.
Herbal Industry Leader
Companies that set an example of outstanding business practices or organizations that work to move the industry forward, exceeding the standards of normal business practices.
Herbal Insight Award
Individuals or non-commercial organizations that have a significant impact on furthering knowledge and understanding of botanicals and their uses.
“The AHPA Awards are offered in recognition of the hard work of these individuals and organizations and honors their contributions to the herbal products industry,” said AHPA President Michael McGuffin. “It symbolizes the industry's appreciation of their efforts to make advancements in the industry that AHPA serves.”
The awards will be presented at the annual AHPA member meeting and breakfast, scheduled in conjunction with the Natural Products Expo West trade show in Anaheim, CA, in March 2017. For more information and submit nominations, please click HERE.
2017 AHPA Awards recipients:
Herbal Hero -- Suzanne Shelton
Herbal Industry Leader Award -- BI Nutraceuticals
Herbal Insight Award -- Loren Israelsen
Herbal Insight Award -- Scott Bass
AHPA Visionary Award -- Elwood Richard