Spudman magazine is accepting nominations for the sixth annual Spudman Emerging Leader Award. Designed to recognize potato industry leaders under the age of 35 who are active in any aspect of the potato industry, the award will be presented at the National Potato Council awards banquet on Jan. 11 in Orlando, FL. Nominations are welcome from leaders in all segments of the potato industry, from growers and shippers to researchers and marketers — anyone promoting the growth of the potato industry. Winner will be featured in an upcoming issue of Spudman.

Stephanie Leon-Santiago
[email protected]

Deadline to enter:
Nov. 1

Nominating Criteria:
• Under 35
• Employed in some facet of the potato industry
• Involvement in outside industry activities and events
• Innovative and creative
• Local and global perspective
• Community involvement
• Leadership qualities

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