Tinplate Tycoons


The honorary award, "Tinplate Tycoon", is the highest award given by the Southern Division. Presented only on an 'as deserved' basis, only a few truly outstanding members have received this coveted award since the Division was formed in 1966.

 

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Chester Holley

#1

1972

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John Cressman

#2

1974

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Stanley Parker

#3

1975

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Ben Dick

#4

1977

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Geoffrey H. Binneveld MD

#5

1980

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ScottyAskenas

#6

1982

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Stewart Robinson

#7

1983

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Robert Bartlett MD

#8

1984

 

Bill Trappen

#9

1985

 

Henry C. Myers

#10

1987

 

Ernie Howering

#11

1989

 

Robert Ford DMD

#12

1990

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Robert “Ed” Lawrence

#13

1993

 

John Schleicher

#14

1994

 

Denton Hines

#15

1996

 

Evan C. Earle, Sr.

#16

1999

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Nelson Williams

#17

2003

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Bill Mursch

#18

2004

 

Dick Guenette

#19

2008

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Steven L. Harris

#20

2011

 

Irwin Abelson

#21

2013

* Deceased

Southern Division Honorary Members:

Ken Cook -  Paul Conner - Scotty Askenas - Steven L. Harris

These are the only members in Southern Division to receive this distinctive honor, which can only be conferred by unanimous approval of the Board of Directors for loyal and unselfish service to the membership and the betterment of the Southern Division.