MHI Young Professionals Network to Name 2017 YPN Awards at ProMat

MHI’s Young Professionals Network (YPN) announces a call for nominations for two awards to be presented at ProMat 2017, the Outstanding Young Professional Award and the Mentor Award. These awards honor material handling and supply chain professionals that display the following criteria:

Outstanding Young Professional Award

The Outstanding Young Professional Award will be awarded to an MHI member under the age of 40 based on professional accomplishments and affiliations, demonstrated effective leadership skills, contributions to their company, and innovation at work or in the industry.

The Mentor Award

The Mentor Award will be awarded to an MHI member demonstrating a history of offering professional guidance, being a positive/inspiring role model, instilling and nurturing talent, advocating for employees and supporting professional development, and illustrating a commitment to the company and its people.

Now is your chance to recognize your outstanding peer, co-worker or mentor for their contributions and passion for the industry! Winners will be announced Wednesday April 5, 2017 during Industry Night along with the 2017 Face of Supply Chain winner. There is still time to enter! Submit your application before the deadline February 27, 2017



The mission of the MHI Young Professionals Network (YPN) is to provide resources and programming to a diverse group of professionals looking to advance their careers in material handling, logistics and supply chain industries. Thier goal is to increase industry retention, education and networking as well as to offer career support. Learn more about MHI YPN and stay tune to upcoming events and webinars.