MANTS 2018

January 10 - 12, 2018
Baltimore Convention Center
 

View the MANTS 2017 Show Summary Press Release, and visit the MANTS  website for further show data/demographics and testimonials. Visit the MANTS Website for MANTS 2018 exhibitor and attendee information.  Be sure to check out the great videos on the MANTS website, as well. 

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Achievements and Awards

Maryland Nursery, Landscape and Greenhouse Association Criteria for Certificate for Professional Achievement

The person that is considered for the award of Professional Achievement should be a MNLGA member in good standing. This is a professional achievement award for a person that has made significant contributions over the years so looking at members that have achieved great success or have contributed greatly at a young age should not be considered at this time but should be good candidates for this award in the future. Candidates that are being considered should meet the requirements of one set of criteria listed below.
 
  • Has run a business in the green industry that is recognized as a successful leader in the industry.
  • Has implemented practices or procedures that have been recognized as innovative and beneficial to the green industry.
  • Has given substantial help with a charitable organization or many charitable organizations and is recognized as a green industry person that has made many contributions to the community.
  • Has given service to MNLGA over lengthy time and there efforts are recognized as have helped keep the organization an important part of the green industry.

The Professional Achievement Committee should consist of two persons, one person from the Westem Shore and one person from the Eastern Shore. Committee members should serve for two years with terms overlapping.
 
2016 - Bernie Kohl
2015 - Robert Brennan Carter
2014 - Alan Jones
2013 - Steve Black
2012 - Mike Hemming
2011 - Kurt Bluemel
2010 - John May
2009 - Mark Schlossberg
2008 - Jerry Faulring
2007 - George Mayo
2006 - Robert Dieter
2005 - Paul W. Babikow
2004 - Walter A. Wicklein
2003 - Dr. Francis R. Gouin
2002 - Dr. William Gimpel, Jr.
2001 - Don E. Riddle, Jr.
2000 - Miles R. Patterson, Jr.
1999 - Jan Stephen Carter
1998 - William David Thompson
1997 - Ralph M. Quinn
1996 - Rodney H. Witman
1995 - Kenneth J. Ruhl
1994 - J. Landon Reeve, IV
1993 - Louis F. Dubbert
1992 - Edward L. Hogarth, Jr.
1991 - Gene Bunting
1990 - Harrison J. Langeler
1989 - J. Benjamin Williams
1988 - Donald J. McWilliams
1987 - LeVerne C. Kohl
1986 - Norman Fischer
1985 - Richard Simon
1984 - John C. Lowry
1983 - Carville M. Akehurst
1982 - Richard L. Marshall
1981- Andrew N. Adams, Jr.
1980 - Ray Gustin, Jr.
1979 - Floyd F. Smith
1978 - Clara Pielke
1977 - Daniel B. Stoner
1976 - Albert Behnke
1975 - William Dubin
1974 - Cyril Klein
1973 - Adolphe E. Gude, Jr.
1972 - C. Warner Price
1971 - Andrew Simon
1970 - C. Willard Stoner
1969 - Jesse F. Hakes
1968 - L.H. Willis
1967 - Marion C. McWilliams
1966 - Harold E. Stoner
1965 - Edward L. Stock, Jr.
1964 - E. Sam Hemming
1963 - Carl Orndorff
1962 - Carville G. Akehurst
1961-  Andrew N. Adams, Sr.
1960 - E.T. Grier
1959 - Frank Primrose
1958 - J.H. Burton
1957 - L.G. Tingle
1956 - P. Donofrio
1955 - Henry J. Hohman
1954 - Milo G. Coplen
1953 - Paul S. Hofman
1952 - Adolphe Gude, Sr.
1951 - Ronald J. Bailey
1950 - Ella Maude Brandt
1949 - W.C. Price
1948 - Jesse P. Stoner
1947 - Ernest Hemming
1946 - Jesse P. King