IAHTM's Lifetime Achievement Award

IAHTM established the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award in 2015 to honor those outstanding individuals in the textile industry who have shown leadership and dedication to the profession.

This award will be given out at the IAHTM Annual Conference that is in the fall of every year. Nomination Forms will be accepted throughout the year. All nominations need to be submitted to the Executive Director by the designated date of each year. 

Award Criteria:
1. The nominee must have been actively involved as an educator, operator or vendor in the Laundry and Linen service industry for at least 15 years.
2. The nominee must have been involved and supportive of IAHTM, its members, the ALM or other Associations in the industry for at least 10 years.
3. It is recognized that the individual has positively impacted the industry in some way including having made a contribution to its betterment.
4. The individual may have supported others including staff members or colleagues in the growth and improvement of roles in the industry.
5. The nominee must have provided outstanding service to the textile industry, community and organization with which they work.
6. The nominee must display a commitment to high ethical standards and integrity.

• Nominees may include letters of recommendation describing the nominee’s character and contributions to the Textile Industry.
• Recipient is required to submit a biography and digital headshot once selected.
• Please submit nominations to:

Christy Carper
IAHTM Executive Director
[email protected]

If you have any questions or need further information please contact Christy Carper at (208) 964-2923 or [email protected].