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.

Click here to complete the online nomination form.

The deadline to nominate someone for the 2021 award is February 19, 2021.

Past Recipients

2020
Don Nowak
Falcon Fastening Solutions
Charlotte, North Carolina

Virtual Tribute Video 

 

 

2019
Kevin Queenin
Specialty Bolt & Screw
Agawam, Massachusetts

 

 

 

2018
James Ruetz
AIS
Franksville, Wisconsin

 

 

 

2017
Robbie Gilchrist
Capital Marketing
High Point, North Carolina