IPC Calls for Nominations for Corporate, Individual Awards PDF Print E-mail
Written by Chelsey Drysdale   
Thursday, 07 January 2010 12:04

BANNOCKBURN, ILIPC has issued a call for nominations to recognize contributors to IPC standards development and other activities.
Industry members are encouraged to highlight the achievements of their companies and colleagues through nominations for one or more awards.
Nominations are sought for the following:
The IPC Peter Sarmanian Corporate Recognition Award, recognizing a corporation (or division) in the PCB industry (supplier, board manufacturer or OEM) that has taken a leadership role and made contributions to the industry, while demonstrating support of IPC through participation in technical and/or management programs.
The IPC Stan Plzak Corporate Recognition Award, recognizing a corporation (or division) in the electronics assembly industry (supplier, EMS company or OEM) that has taken initiative to actively contribute to enhancing the industry, while demonstrating support of IPC through participation in technical and/or management programs.
The IPC Raymond E. Pritchard Hall of Fame Award, bestowed on an individual in recognition of extraordinary contributions with broad significance to the electronic interconnection industry and distinguished service to IPC. This is the highest level of recognition IPC can give to a member.
The IPC Presidents Award, for individuals from IPC member companies who have demonstrated ongoing leadership in IPC and have made significant contributions of their time and talent to the association and the electronic interconnection industry.
Committee Leadership Awards are presented to committee chairs upon completion of a standard or specific program. Individuals may receive this award more than once. This award can also be bestowed to an outgoing chairman who has made contributions over a period of time.
Distinguished Committee Service (DCS) Awards, for committee members who have contributed to a specific standard or other IPC program through consistent participation or regular contributions and ballot submission, as well as having made a significant impact on a document or project.
Also, individuals or companies that have given exceptional service to an IPC program or to the industry are honored with the Special Recognition Award. Their activity can be short-term or a one-time event.
Awards will be presented at IPC Apex Expo the week of April 5 in Las Vegas.
Nominations must include the candidate’s name, contact information, and a statement describing his or her contribution(s), how he or she meets the criteria and why they deserve recognition.
For more information, visit www.ipc.org/awards. Self-nominations are accepted.
Send nominations to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it by Jan. 28.




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