2015 RETAIL FLORIST OF THE YEAR: LILIUM FLORAL DESIGN
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LEN LEVY HONORED WITH 2015 LTK AWARD
⋅ Len Levy, AAF, of Hillcrest Garden in Paramus, N.J., won the Leland T. Kintzele (LTK) Distinguished Service Award.
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⋅ ROB SHIBATA ASSUMES WF&FSA PRESIDENCY
Rob Shibata, AAF, president of Mt. Eden Floral Co. in San Jose, Calif., assumed the presidency of WF&FSA, following in the footsteps of Alan Tanouye, general manager of Floralife, a division of Smithers-Oasis Company.
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⋅ TWO NEW BOARD MEMBERS ELECTED
They join the following existing board members.
Rob Shibata, Mt. Eden Floral Co., president
Santiago Cock-Rada, Liberty Blooms, president elect
Laurie Nesbitt, Florists Supply Ltd., treasurer
Trish Lilly, WF&FSA, executive vice president
Board of Directors
Alvaro Crespo, Lihmil, Inc. Flowers & Supplies
John Donati, Ocean View Flowers
Tim Dewey, DV Flora
Tom Logue, Pennock Floral
Tom Wolfe Jr., Wolfe Wholesale Florist
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