Awards

NORTHWEST CHAPTER AWARDS 

EMPLOYEE-OWNER OF THE YEAR


AND

COMPANY OF THE YEAR

GENERAL INFORMATION

Entrants must be members of the Northwest Chapter of The ESOP Association.
The deadline to submit nominations is Friday, June 7, 2019.

AWARD WINNERS

All nominations considered by the Awards Committee will receive recognition by the Chapter and winners will receive an award. All Employee-Owner of the Year nominees not chosen for the Chapter Award receive certificates of recognition.

National Awards: The Employee-Owner of the Year and ESOP Company of the Year will represent the Chapter in the 2020 National competition and receive one complimentary registration for the 2020 Annual Conference in Washington, DC.

ESOP COMPANY OF THE YEAR

This award will be presented to an ESOP Company for its demonstrated commitment to employee-ownership and its success in maximizing the benefits of the ESOP, regardless of company size or maturity of the ESOP. 

EMPLOYEE-OWNER OF THE YEAR

(Only one employee-owner of the year nominee may be submitted from each Company.)

This award will honor a non-management employee of an ESOP company who has taken the initiative to become an exemplary employee-owner by learning about the ESOP, helping to educate and motivate their colleagues and actively promoting an employee-ownership culture. 


PAST AWARD WINNERS

  • 2017

    COMPANY OF THE YEAR: PERTEET

    EMPLOYEE OWNER OF THE YEAR: Virginia (Ginny) Wekall, Idaho Pacific Lumber Company, Inc.