Nominations solicited for Miller of the Year

by Eric Schroeder
Share This:

KANSAS CITY — Nominations are being accepted until March 31 for the 2011 “Milling Operative of the Year” award, which recognizes excellent performance by a miller. Established in 1986 by Milling & Baking News, the award will be presented in May to the practicing milling operative who has made the most significant contribution to the progress of a plant, a company and the industry from an operating point of view.

The 26th annual “Milling Operative of the Year” award will be presented on May 5 at the annual banquet of the 115th annual technical conference and trade show of the International Association of Operative Millers, May 2-6 in San Antonio. The winner will receive an inscribed plaque, and a scholarship will be established in the winner’s name at Kansas State University at Manhattan.

Selection of the winner will be made by the staff of Milling & Baking News. Emil Kolb of Cargill received the award in 2010.

Nominations should be submitted by March 31 in a summary of not more than two pages to: Eric Schroeder, Managing Editor, Milling & Baking News, 4800 Main St., Suite 100, Kansas City, Mo. 64112; fax: (816) 756-0494; e-mail: .

Comment on this Article
We welcome your thoughtful comments. Please comply with our Community rules.



The views expressed in the comments section of Baking Business News do not reflect those of Baking Business News or its parent company, Sosland Publishing Co., Kansas City, Mo. Concern regarding a specific comment may be registered with the Editor by clicking the Report Abuse link.