The INDA Lifetime Service Award is given to individuals who have a long established record of service to the INDA, specifically, and the nonwoven industry as a whole. The award candidate will have maintained an active partnership with the INDA. This individual partner would have held a key role in planning and executing the long term success of at least one of INDA’s major industry services and is an avid supporter and spokesperson for the industry. In summary, the Lifetime Service Award is given to the individual who has given his or her best both personally and professionally to service INDA and the industry
INDA’s Lifetime Technical Achievement Award is given to individuals who have a long established technical career in the nonwovens industry. This professional will have had a long history of technical innovation leading to the development of Intellectual Property resulting in new products and processes. These developments will have added substantial fiscal value to one or more nonwoven companies and/or the industry as a whole.