IICRC Hall of Fame Winners Announced
LAS VEGAS—November 4, 2020— The Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC) announced the winners of the 2020 IICRC Hall of Fame Awards and People’s Choice Awards at the Annual Instructors Meeting, which was held virtually on October 3. Jeff Bishop was the inaugural inductee to the IICRC Hall of Fame.
The IICRC Hall of Fame awards recognize individuals in the industry that have made a positive impact on the IICRC and its registrants. These award winners are chosen from nominations that include past and present IICRC constituents who have had at least 25 consecutive years in the inspection, cleaning, and restoration industries. For more information about the 2020 IICRC Hall of Fame Awards, visit https://www.iicrc.org/page/IICRCHallofFame.
The Instructor Awards were also presented at the annual meeting, including the inaugural People’s Choice Award which was given to David Hodge. This award is given to the instructor that receives the most votes from registrants, who cast their vote for the instructor that most impacted their education. Hodge also won the Globe Trotter award for teaching the most certification courses this year. Barry Costa won the Top Gun award for most certified firm applications this year, and Joe Dobbins won the Full House award for most students taught.
The IICRC is a global, ANSI-accredited Standards Developing Organization (SDO) that credentials individuals in more than 20 categories in the inspection, cleaning, and restoration industries. Representing more than 60,000 certified technicians and 6,000 certified firms in 22 countries, the IICRC, in partnership with regional and international trade associations, represents the entire industry. The IICRC does not own schools, employ instructors, produce training materials or promote specific product brands, cleaning methods, or systems. For more information, visit www.iicrc.org.