Over the last 24 years, the North American Retail Hardware Association (NRHA) has recognized the achievements of more than 150 up-and-coming home improvement industry leaders through the Young Retailer of the Year award program.
Former honorees have distinguished themselves through their career achievements, hardware education and commitment to their communities. Does this sound like someone you know? Nominations for the 2020 Young Retailer of the Year award are open through Feb. 28. Visit nrha.org/yroty to nominate a young retailer. And hear from 2019 Young Retailer of the Year Honorees here:
“This award that we receive isn’t really just for us. It’s for all the people who support us and help us.”
Morgan Godfrey, Part Owner and Retail Manager, Select Source
“One thing my dad has always told me is if you set your mind to something, you can achieve anything you want in this world, and it’s something I’ve tried to do the last year and it really works.”
Kevin Harris, General Manager of Operations, Harris Home Hardware
“We all have one thing in common, and I believe that’s to always be better.”
Jacob Hagan, Director of Store Operations, Hagan Ace Hardware
“Since this award is reserved for a select few that the industry believes represents the future, it means that our family business is well-poised to endure another 28 years with the next generation at the helm.”
Samantha Post, Marketing and HR Manager, T & M Hardware & Rental
Nominations for the 2020 Young Retailer of the Year are due by Feb. 28. Click here for more information or to nominate a young retailer.