NMMA Canada Now Accepting Boating Hall of Fame Nominations


The National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) Canada is now accepting nominations for the Canada Boating Hall of Fame Award. Nominations will be accepted until October 15.
 
The NMMA Hall of Fame Award honours individuals who over the years have made lasting contributions to the betterment of the Canadian marine Industry. Last year, the award was shared by Ian Bruce and Marcel Dubois.
 
“The recipients of this award are true icons in our industry,” said Rick Layzell, National Sales Manager for Yamaha Motor Canada and Chairman of the NMMA Canada board of directors. “The essence of the NMMA Hall of Fame award is to honour outstanding dedication and commitment of a leader in the industry. This is an opportunity for us all to showcase the incredible passion of those working in the Canadian recreational boating industry. All are encouraged to nominate someone they believe has made a positive long-term impact on our industry.”
 
The Award will be presented in 2012 at a location to be determined based on the recipient’s home province.
 
To nominate an individual for the NMMA Hall of Fame Award, download and complete the 2012 nomination form by clicking here or contact NMMA Canada’s Sara Anghel at sanghel@nmma.org.
 
In addition to a completed form, applicants must submit a personal statement supporting the nomination and outlining the nominee’s qualifications; the nominee’s biography; supporting materials, documents or news articles; and any other statements or letters of recommendation from co-nominators who endorse the nomination.
 
The recipient will be selected by the Hall of Fame Committee, which is made up of Canadian industry leaders and the NMMA Canada board of directors.