2010 Distributor of the Year and Lifetime Achievement Awards
LA QUINTA, Calif., Dec. 14, 2010
Americhem Sales Company, Mason, Michigan was named the 2010 Distributor of the Year by the National Association of Chemical Distributors (NACD) at its recent Annual Meeting in La Quinta, California.
Americhem received the award during a special Closing Session of NACDs Annual Meeting on December 3, where they were commended for their unwavering commitment to the mission and goals of the Association and consistently promoting the benefits of NACD and Responsible Distribution TM. Last years award winner and the outgoing Chairman of NACD, Bruce Schechinger, President, BHS Marketing LLC, presented the award to ASC. In doing so he said, When we see a company like Americhem, who works tirelessly, using the core principles of Responsible Distribution TM, it makes us all proud. Americhem is truly the Distributor of the Year.
This is not the first award for Americhem. Their company won the first Responsible Distribution Excellence Award in 2006. Their accomplishments demonstrate a company and team are high achievers, who are terrific ambassadors for the NACD and its Responsible Distribution program.
NACD and its 390 member companies and affiliates are vital to the chemical supply chain providing products to over 750,000 end users. They make a delivery every five seconds while maintaining a safety record that is more than twice as good as the safety standards set by DOT. NACD members are leaders in health, safety, security, and environmental performance through implementation of Responsible Distribution, established in 1991 as a condition of membership and is a third-party verified management practice. For additional information on our members, their safety record or NACD, visit NACD's website http://www.nacd.com.