TAMPA, Fla., Oct. 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Microsoft Dynamics AX User Group (AXUG®) is pleased to announce the recipients of the inaugural 2016 AXUG Volunteer Awards for both Users and Partners. These Award recipients were recognized during a ceremony at AXUG Summit in Tampa, FL, earlier this month.
The AXUG Volunteer Program provides an avenue for Dynamics AX members to get further engaged by sharing their time and talents, while developing personally and professionally, making a meaningful impact, and being recognized for their valuable contributions. Members earn points for each volunteer activity contributed during the annual program year (Sep. 1-August 31); there are three levels of annual awards based on point totals.
Congratulations to the following AXUG User Members who earned the Sapphire Volunteer Award (250-399 points): Chuck Moore, James M Pleasants Co.; Corey Vantilborg, Tigercat International Inc.; Howard Shen, Hampton Products International; Lenora Gusler, RJ Corman Railroad Group, LLC; Martin Drude, Trützschler GmbH & Co. KG; Mike Polis, Rainey Road LLC; Sarah Wilhelm, Kimball Midwest; Sherry Moran, Key Technology, Inc; Thomas Bonde Ejby, AXVICE IVS; Tom Dockstader, Kurt J. Lesker Company.
Congratulations to the following AXUG User Members who earned the Ruby Volunteer Award (400-599 points): Bobby Small, Ouray Sportswear, LLC; GG Rowe, Planar Systems Inc.; Jennifer Salinas, Driscoll Strawberry Associates; Paul Davis, A. Duda & Sons, Inc.; Pauletta Kluth, Montana Silversmiths; Thomas Farmer, TricorBraun; Thomas Noonan, IIMAK.
Congratulations to the following AXUG User Members who earned the Emerald Volunteer Award (600+ points): Brent Hester, Kason Industries; Grant Wilson, Microsemi Corporation; Kelly Kane, Algood Food Company; Michele Foster, Depomed, Inc.; Paul Martin, TempurSealy Inc.
Dynamics AX partners play a critical role in supporting and strengthening the AXUG community. The contribution and commitment of partners is critical to the success of AXUG. Congratulations to the following Partners who earned the Granite Award (850+ points): Derek Krebs, MSX Group; Don Riggs, enVista Corporation; Jeremy Kingry, eBECS North America; Michael Simms, CSG, a Columbus Company; Nick Sercer, MSX Group; Noah Moseley, MSX Group; Shaun McMikle, RSM US LLP.
"These Volunteers have shared their knowledge with their peers through webinars and Chapter meetings, magazine articles and blog posts, and have benefited the community by serving on committees or on the Board of Advisors. We are incredibly thankful for these members who have given their time and talents to AXUG – their contributions help AXUG grow and flourish," said Laura Gariano, Volunteer Engagement Manager, Dynamic Communities.
ABOUT AXUG VOLUNTEER PROGRAM
AXUG relies strictly on Members' and Partners' volunteer efforts to help the community grow. The Volunteer Program provides various opportunities for volunteers to donate their time and talents through, presenting, instructing, serving, or writing. For more information on volunteering with AXUG, visit: www.axug.com/volunteer.
ABOUT DYNAMIC COMMUNITIES
Dynamic Communities is the business management organization that supports technology-centric user groups and associations – providing necessary resources and business operations such as staff, systems and event production. Dynamic Communities is independent from Microsoft; however, the two organizations maintain an intentional close working relationship so that our members can provide a collective voice to Microsoft on user concerns, needs, and requests.
SOURCE Dynamic Communities