Distinguished Industry Partner Award

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Distinguished Industry Partner Award 2017-01-03T14:42:29+00:00

The Distinguished Industry Partner Award is presented a prominent colleague from the bariatric industry for providing a steadfast commitment to the goals and vision of the ASMBS, excellence in service and value to ASMBS members, their patients, and the field of bariatric surgery.

  • This award is designated for a person in industry. The award will be given to an individual, not a company.
  • Nominations will only be accepted from members of the ASMBS
  • Previous award recipients are not eligible

The ASMBS Foundation Board of Directors will evaluate the award submissions and identify an award recipient. The Board of Director’s decision is final. The Board of Directors will not consider incomplete nominations. No information about the outcome of Board of Director’s decisions can be provided prior to the official announcement of the award recipients. Application-specific feedback will not be provided.


2016 Award Recipient


Gary Richardson
Marketing Manager
US Bariatric & Metabolic Marketing
Cincinnati, OH


Previous Distinguished Industry Partner Award Recipients

KennedyChuck Kennedy
VP, Worldwide PACE
Surgical Innovation

Awarded November 2015

Alder-HenryHenry Alder
Director, Health Economics & Market Access

Awarded November 2014