Announces New Awards to Celebrate
Excellence in Security and Distinguished
Volunteer Awards Open for Nominations
WASHINGTON, May 12, 2015 - The Restaurant Loss Prevention & Security
Association (RLPSA) announces the inauguration of two awards of excellence for
industry leaders, innovators and those who go the extra mile to serve others.
Nominations are now open for the Salute to Excellence Award and the
Distinguished Service Award. Winners will be announced at the
36th Annual RLPSA
national conference on August 4. Winners will also be featured on the RLPSA
website, in RLPSA social media and in LP Magazine.
The Salute to Excellence Award will recognize an individual or team that
exhibits strong leadership, an innovative approach to security, and an effort to
go above and beyond daily responsibilities to make a difference in loss
prevention and security.
The Distinguished Service Award will honor an individual or team that
demonstrates a commitment to the community or the LP industry through
compassionate and caring projects that leave a lasting impact on those they
Nominations are now open. Entry forms can be found on the RLPSA website at
www.rlpsa.com. Nominations must be submitted no later than Friday, June 19.
Winners will be chosen by a selection committee of association members, service
providers and media representatives and announced at the 2015 RLPSA Annual
Conference in Las Vegas, during the evening dinner on August 4.
The new awards are designed to recognize excellence in restaurant security
through contributions to security programs that protect employees, customers,
data and assets. Criteria includes thought leadership, development of innovative
security strategies, commitment to serving others and adherence to the core
values and standards of the RLPSA. “The Excellence in Security and Loss
Prevention Award program is a first-time celebration of our exceptional
members,” says Jim Forlenza, executive director of RLPSA. The awards will become
an annual RLPSA tradition.
About the Restaurant Loss Prevention & Security Association
The Restaurant Loss Prevention & Security Association (RLPSA) is the nation’s
only trade association dedicated to loss prevention, security and risk
management professionals in the restaurant industry. For more information about
RLPSA membership or the annual conference, contact Executive Director Jim
firstname.lastname@example.org or (240) 252-5542 or visit
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