We are happy to announce the winners of the 2012 NYSSA awards:
2012 NYSSA Volunteer of the Year
Louise A. Howard
Janet J. Mangano
2012 Furthering Research Award
William A. Hayes
2012 Benjamin Graham Distinguished Service Award
2012 Irving Kahn Lifetime Achievement Award
About the Awards
Volunteer of the Year Award
Benjamin Graham Distinguished Service Award
This award honors a respected and distinguished NYSSA volunteer who has demonstrated extraordinary service and continuing devotion to the Society and who has shown continued dedication to achieve NYSSA’s goals especially in the past calendar year.
This award honors unusual dedicated voluntary service to NYSSA marked by outstanding performance, demonstrated effective leadership, prolonged and committed service, devotion, and enthusiasm. Established in 2011, this award honors the contributions of Benjamin Graham, one of NYSSA’s founders and the “father of securities analysis.” This award is presented to a NYSSA volunteer who has served the Society for at least ten years in one or more of the following areas: Volunteer Leadership, Program Development, or Membership Growth.
Irving Kahn Lifetime Achievement Award
This new award is presented to a member of the investment profession who has made distinctive contributions to the industry and whose exemplary achievement, excellence of practice, and true leadership have elevated the integrity and competence of the profession.
This award was established in 2011 to honor the enduring contributions of Irving Kahn, one of NYSSA’s founders and the first recipient of the award.
Furthering Research Award
This award recognizes individuals who have produced a body of research notable for its enduring value to finance professionals. This award is presented to an individual who exemplifies outstanding leadership in promoting excellence and relevancy in research and education.
Young Analyst Award
This award recognizes an outstanding early career professional who actively involves themselves in their profession, their communities, and the work of NYSSA. The award is presented to a NYSSA volunteer who has been in the investment field for less than 10 years.