2019 NRHA Young Retailer of the Year Awards

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Renaissance Las Vegas Hotel

3400 Paradise Road

Las Vegas, NV 89169

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Witness the future of retail at the 23rd annual Young Retailer of the Year Awards. We invite you to join us as we celebrate what talented, progressive home improvement retailers are doing to make their mark on the industry.

About the Program

The Young Retailer of the Year program aims to identify and promote the next generation of young, aspiring independent home improvement leaders. This unique program brings together successful retailers from all wholesalers, giving the industry a one-of-a-kind opportunity to connect. It has honored nearly 160 distinguished retailers, highlighting the successes and accomplishments of emerging industry leaders. The Young Retailer of the Year program shines the spotlight on the future of the independent home improvement industry.

Join us for an unforgettable evening where we celebrate these young retailers. The Young Retailer of the Year Awards is the perfect event to attend to jump-start your time at the North American Retail Hardware Association (NRHA)'s All-Industry Conference. We'll start with a networking reception, then introduce each Young Retailer of the Year. The 2019 honorees will take the stage to share their stories. Immediately following the ceremony, attendees are invited to the cocktail and hors d’oeuvres reception..

2019 Young Retailer of the Year Honorees are:

Under $2M in Annual Sales

Franklin Cloningergeneral manager of Triangle True Value Hardware and Rental in Greenwood, South Carolina

Morgan Godfreypart owner, retail manager of Select Source in Kimberly, Idaho

Over $2M in Annual Sales

Trey Hamilton—owner-operator of Arab Lumber & Supply in Arab, Alabama

Kevin Harrisstore manager of Harris Home Hardware in London, Ontario, Canada

Multiple Stores

T.J. Colsondirector of store operations at Wilco in Mt. Angel, Oregon

Jacob Hagandirector of store operations at Hagan Ace Hardware in Orange Park, Florida

Samantha Postmarketing and human resources manager of T & M Hardware & Rental in Bellevue, Pennsylvania

Event Details

6:00 p.m. - Welcome Reception

6:30 p.m. - Ceremony with Cocktail and Hors d'oeuvres Reception to follow

Both receptions are sponsored by Arrow Fastener

Please RSVP by April 24

We invite you and your guests free of charge.

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Cocktail attire

Thank You to Our 2019 Sponsors

The program would not be possible without the dedicated support of our sponsors. These companies have invested in the future of the independent hardware channel and pledged their support to the next generation pushing the industry forward. Click the names below to visit the companies’ websites.

Channellock Tools, headquartered in Meadville, Pennsylvania, offers a full line of tough and durable hand tools, all made in the U.S. Channellock is committed to providing long-lasting, efficient tools for hardworking Americans.

Delta Faucet Co., headquartered in Indianapolis, is a worldwide leader in kitchen faucets, bath faucets, shower heads, shower systems, toilets and related accessories. The company sells products in more than 53 countries.

The Fluidmaster Co. is headquartered in San Juan Capistrano, California. It manufactures and markets its popular line of valves and accessories to both plumbers and DIY consumers.

Intertape Polymer Group (IPG), headquartered in Montreal, Quebec, and Bradenton, Florida, is a global supplier of a broad range of packaging products and tape products for both retail and industrial customers.

Midwest Fastener, headquartered in Portage, Michigan, offers a complete line of fasteners to meet consumer needs. Midwest Fastener is committed to building fastener departments that distinguish its customers' departments as the destination for fasteners in their respective areas.

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Renaissance Las Vegas Hotel

3400 Paradise Road

Las Vegas, NV 89169

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