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Shop! Retail Environments Association Honors Industry Greats




Shop! Retail Environments Association, the leading global trade association dedicated to enhancing retail environments and experiences, honored outstanding members by naming the 2020 Hall of Fame Inductees, as well as the recipients of the Woman of Distinction Award and the Andrea Martin Volunteer of the Year Award. These distinctions, which recognize outstanding contributions to Shop! and the retail industry at large, were announced during the annual Shop!X event held last week.

The 2020 honorees include:

The Woman of Distinction Award
Myra Vaughn, Principal and Seattle Park Leader at Kenneth Park Architects
This award honors women in the Shop! Association that work to help other women thrive in the retail industry.

The Andrea Martin Volunteer of the Year Award
Jean-Paul Morresi, Partner-Creative at Watt International
Petr Simek, Managing Director at Wellen Retail Experience CZ
This award recognizes members who have consistently made valuable contributions to the organization and displayed outstanding passion for the retail industry.

Shop! Hall of Fame Inductees
Allan Lozier, Chairman of Lozier Corporation
Ken Nisch, Chairman of JGA
Michael Waite, Board Member at Menasha Corporation
The Shop! Hall of Fame recognizes members who have made significant contributions to the industry and their communities. All honorees have worked in the industry for at least 25 years and have observed ethical business practices throughout their careers.

“I am proud to congratulate and thank Allan, Ken, Michael, Myra, and Cynthia, as well as Jean-Paul and Petr, for the work they continue to do,” said Paul Hagar, Shop! Executive Director. “Like so many others, their dedication fuels our service to the community and will spur our growth and leadership.”


Shop! continues to name these honors at its annual Shop!X event each November. The Shop! community features hundreds of retail professionals who are leaders of innovation within the retail industry.


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