Do you know a true humanitarian in the cleaning and restoration industry?

April 15, 2010
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Now accepting nominations for the 8th Annual ICS Cleaning Specialist Ralph Bloss Humanitarian Award

The ICS Cleaning Specialist Ralph Bloss Humanitarian Award honors members of the floor care industry whose compassion, self-sacrifice, leadership and creativity produce significant and outstanding benefits for mankind. The award is a celebration of the life of Ralph Bloss, an individual who reached, touched, counseled and inspired thousands of people in the floor care industry.

These are our past winners:
2003 Barry Costa and Tom Hill
2004 Randall Linton
2005 Neil Atkinson
2006 Al Bradham
2007 Steve Toburen
2008 Karl Bohr, Sr.
2009 Cary Adler
Nominations will be reviewed and the recipients(s) determined by the nomination committee. All members of the floor care industry may submit nominations. The deadline for nominations is July 9.

Recipient(s) will be presented with the award during the Connections 2010 Convention and Trade Show in Las Vegas, Sept. 29 - Oct. 1.

Print and complete the form (PDF) at the end of this page and mail it to:
ICS Cleaning Specialist/Ralph Bloss Humanitarian Award
22801 Ventura Blvd. Ste.115
Woodland Hills, CA 91364
or fax it to:(818) 224-8042

For more information call Evan Kessler at 303-255-1263 or email at


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