2016 Award Winners Lifetime Achievement: Rick Kier
Excellence in Business: Case Snow Management Inc. and Cornerstone Partners Horticultural Services Co.
Employee of the Year: Ben Arthofer of Skyline Construction
Snow Industry Commitment: TrucBrush Corporation
Volunteer of the Year: Neal Glatt, CSP, ASM of Case Snow Management Inc.
Top Recruiter: Paul Vanderzon, ASM
Safety Awards: Affiliated Grounds Maintenance Group; Arbutus Landscaping Inc.; Architerra; Balanced Environments Inc.; B&W Paving & Landscaping, LLC; Clapper & Company; Continuum Services; East End Snow & Ice Management Inc.; Edmond's Landscape and Construction; Energetic Landscaping, Inc.; Foegley Landscape,; Green Stripes Landscaping; Greg's Lawn & Landscaping; Hard Surface Solutions, Inc.; Jack's Lawn Service and Snowplowing Inc.; Markham Property Services Limited; Northwest Snow Removal, Inc.; R.S. Widdoes & Son, Inc.; Sneller Snow Systems; Snow & Ice Pros, Inc.; The Lawn Pro; Xtreme Snow Pros
Environmental Leader of the Year: Winter Services
Philanthropic Leadership: Carl Bolm of BSR Services Inc.
Alan Steiman Scholarship: James Gates of Knott's Land Care LLC.
CEO of the Year: Mikhail Evgrafov of Monster Plowing Company