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Competition: 2013 Retail Design Institute Recognition Awards

2013 Member of the Year – Awarded to a Fellow, Professional, Associate or Allied Member who has contributed most significantly to furthering the missions of Retail Design Institute during a calendar year. This award is given only on an as-merited basis. Nominations are accepted from all Professional and Fellow members.  Click here to access the nomination form https://areinfo.wufoo.com/forms/r1prt1w91cfb4ao/    

2013 Trade Member of the Year – Awarded to a Trade Member who has supported and contributed greatly to the activities of Retail Design Institute. This award is given only on an as-merited basis. Nominations are accepted from all Professional and Fellow members. Click here to access the nomination form https://areinfo.wufoo.com/forms/r1xh33kp14nd7k7/

Honorary Member – Awarded to any individual, not otherwise eligible for membership, who has supported Retail Design Institute and Retail Design or whose membership would be an asset to the Institute. i.e.: a line Retail Executive, Trade Association Executive or other luminary. Nominations accepted from Retail Design Executive Board Officers and Chapter Board Members – contact your Chapter President with your recommendation, or call an International Officer. Click here to access the nomination form https://areinfo.wufoo.com/forms/rlpg07f1bwvdli/ 

Fellow – Retail Design Institute’s highest honor includes the appellation of FRDI signaling exceptional professional standards and contribution to retail design. The title of Fellow is only granted to an active Professional Member who has achieved the highest degree of professionalism and performed outstanding service to and on behalf of the Retail Design Institute over a period of time.

All Fellow nominations must include:

·      Nominee must be nominated by two (2) or more Professionals or Fellows to qualify for consideration.
·      Nominations are to be submitted separately to the International office.
·      Nominations must be on the Nomination form https://areinfo.wufoo.com/forms/r9zpi791ciin2p/. Be sure to include the nominees’ awards, achievements, Retail Design Institute & design industry service on the second page.
·      Nominee’s biography and complete personal resume must be included.
·      Any publicity or documentation to support the nomination.
·      A signed statement for the person nominating stating why in their opinion the Nominee should be considered for this high honor. If you cannot assemble all of the data required please get in touch with a chapter or International officer or the International Office to provide assistance. Nominations are accepted from all Professional and Fellow members in good standing.  Criteria & procedures adopted in 1994, revised in 1997 and updated in 2004 are in effect.

Retail Design Institute Recognition Awards will be presented at the Retail Design Institute International Store Design Awards Gala on January 13, 2014 in New York   Award recipients will be given a gratis ticket for the VIP section and will be called up on stage to be congratulated.  Furthermore, the awards will be incorporated into the show highlights and featured on the Institute’s website in the spring.

As with all Retail Design Institute awards, the by-laws specifically prohibit soliciting for an Award or reciprocity, and any evidence of such will automatically disqualify the nominee. While Retail Design Institute realizes that in some cases the person nominating must communicate with the potential candidate no promises are to be made, and all communication is confidential. Links to nomination forms and explanations are included for submitting nominations for each of these awards. Submit your nominations to the Retail Design Institute’s International Office no later than November 29, 2013.


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