If you know someone who has been a “thorn in the side” to any government agency in an effort to promote reasonable, cost-effective regulations for industrial boilers, don’t delay in sending your nomination to CIBO, and telling us why this individual deserves to win this “prestigious” award.
The Order of the Thorn
2017 Amy Marshall, AECOM
2016 Denis Oravec, AAI-JMP Engineering and Gail Bessette, CIBO
2015 Stephen Gossett, Eastman Chemical Company
2014 Robert Corbin, Honeywell Inc. (Retired)
2013 John (Jay) Hofmann, Trinity Consultants Inc.
2012 Vincent (Vince) Albanese, Sr. Fuel Tech, Inc.
2011 J.A. (Fred) Cleveland, Eastman Chemical Company
2010 Frederick P. Fendt, The Dow Chemical Company
2009 Robert Kaufmann, Koch Companies Public Sector, LLC
2009 Robert D. Bessette, CIBO, Thorn Among The Thorns,
2008 Carl R. Bozzuto, ALSTOM Power, Inc.
2007 Robin Mills Ridgway, Purdue University
2006 Norbert Wright, Anheuser Busch Company, Inc., Honorary Thorn
2006 Gary L. Merritt, Colver Power Project
2005 Ann McIver, Citizens Thermal Energy
2004 Harvie D. Beavers, Colmac Clarion, Inc.
2003 John C. deRuyter, E.I. Dupont de Nemours & Company
2002 Richard Langford, Celanese
2000 Maxine D. Dewbury, The Procter & Gamble Company
1999 Mark E. Calmes, Archer Daniels Midland Company
1998 Jeffrey L. Shumaker, International Paper Company
1997 Bob Svendsen, Foster Wheeler
1996 Barry Garelick, Solar Turbines Inc.
1995 William B. Marx, CIBO