Presenting the performance award were Ernie Middleton (far left), vice president of sales and marketing, Host; and Arthur Dominguez (fourth from left), Host regional manager. Managers from Buck Newell included Jack Kelley (second from left), Mike Griffen and Cal Gladstone (left of Dominguez), respectively.
Host/Racine Industries Inc. recently awarded Steve King, principal of Buck Newell Co., and fellow managers the company’s Top Agency Performance Award. Racine Industries set up the annual award three years ago to recognize the manufacturing representative agencies that excel in sales growth, distributor and end-user education, and training with Host, its dry extraction carpet cleaning system. The award is presented as part of Host’s Agents’ Reception, held in conjunction each year with ISSA.