Organic Leadership Awards
The Organic Trade Association’s Annual Organic Leadership Awards recognize individuals who have shown leadership and vision in furthering the goals of the organic movement. The awards are presented at the Annual Awards Celebration as the kick off to Natural Products Expo East.
Nominations are now open for the 2019 Leadership Award Honorees. Submit nomination now.
Organic Trade Association’s Board of Directors determines the categories and criteria for each year’s awards.
In making an award, OTA considers individuals who have:
- Demonstrated skill, innovation, personal commitment, leadership and vision beyond the professional competence and requirements of the position for which s/he was employed.
- Achieved identifiable and lasting changes to promote and protect organic agriculture and trade.
- Inspired and persuaded others to act to advance the cause of organic agriculture and trade.
Nominations will only be accepted in writing and must use the questions on the nomination form to list the major contributions and activities of the nominee relating to the year’s award category and selection criteria. Nominations may not be made anonymously. Letters of endorsement to the nomination are encouraged.
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