Industry’s Highest Award Now Accepting Nominations

NSSGA is seeking nominations for the 2018 Barry K. Wendt Memorial Commitment Award until Jan. 5, 2018, which is presented annually to an individual who exemplifies commitment to family, career and the aggregates industry. To submit a nomination, please fill out the online nomination form and contact Catherine Whalen, NSSGA director of education, at for more details.

The award was established in memory of Barry K. Wendt, a longtime active association member who devoted his energy to advancing industry causes and is remembered for his dedication, hard work and personal integrity. The recipient of this year’s award will be recognized during NSSGA’s Annual Convention and AGG1 Academy & Expo in Houston, March 3-8, 2018.

Also, NSSGA will be accepting applications for an Excellence in Community Relations Award through Dec. 1, 2017, which will also be presented during the Annual Convention. Apply today by visiting