Fastener Professional of the Year

The Fastener Professional of the Year award was created by NFDA to honor individuals and companies that make a substantial positive impact on people’s lives. 

The award recognizes:

  • Individuals from a fastener distributor or supplier company who make exceptional contributions to their companies and to the industry
  • Partners or consultants who demonstrate exemplary support of the fastener industry

Membership in NFDA is not a requirement to be selected for the Fastener Professional of the Year award. Self-nominations are acceptable, or nominations can be submitted by others.

The deadline to nominate someone for the 2020 award is February 21, 2020.

Past Recipients

Kevin Queenin
Specialty Bolt & Screw
Agawam, Massachusetts




James Ruetz
Franksville, Wisconsin




Robbie Gilchrist
Capital Marketing
High Point, North Carolina