To recognize lifetime volunteer contributions in the area of electronic commerce in the Agri-business industry.
Information on Ron Storms
Ron Storms was a prominent committee chairman and member of numerous industry organizations including RAPID and TFI. He had a distinguished career at CF Industries starting in 1966. Ending his career as an eCommerce Manager, Ron was responsible for the development and coordination of all electronic commerce activities for CF Industries. While his accomplishments were abundant, his influence and guidance will be missed by his many friends. Ron counted his greatest blessings as his wife Nancy and their two sons. Ron left this world in 2002.
The Ron Storms Memorial Award recognizes distinguished individual efforts in the promotion of electronic standards and protocols in agri-business. This lifetime achievement award is given annually to a member of AgGateway. Evaluation will be based on those characteristics that Ron exemplified including: Volunteerism, Integrity, Reliability, Selflessness, Character, Courage, and Sincerity.
Specifically, the award recognizes quality, productivity and innovation in a volunteer effort supporting agri-business.
Any person can make a nomination. Ideally, information provided should include:
- A concise statement on the impact the nominees’ volunteer efforts have had on agri-business
- Brief biographical sketch including, name, address, title, position, company, and other awards and honors.
- Other volunteer activities.
- Two letters of recommendation from industry representatives.
The award is presented at the annual awards ceremony. The recipient will receive an engraved plaque.
Nominations will be reviewed and voted on by a panel consisting of the past three award winners.
For questions, contact Marcia Rhodus at 314.694.8759 or email: email@example.com