Results of the 2015 IAM Photo Contest are in and the 2016 Calendars are rolling off the presses.
|This year’s first place award goes to Joel Woods of IAM Maine Lobstering Union Local 207 in Rockport Maine for his photo “Getting Ready for the Season.”|
The top three photo awards go to Joel Woods of IAM Maine Lobstering Union Local 207 in Rockport, ME who won first place for his photo “Getting Ready for the Season,” Larry Byers of Local 31 in Omaha, NE who won second place for his photo “Fixing the Fan” and Heather Morey of Local 1726 in Boston, who won third place for her photo “Departure Control.”
Honorable Mention winners include Eugene Rudakov, Local 11; Larry Wilson, Local 774; Maurizio Romanelli, Local 717T; Diane Stewart, Local 1528; Leonard Yeung, Local 905; Jacob King, Local 696; Robert Ragland, TCU/IAM Local 1908; Scott Neupert, Local 1202; and Eric Valverde, Local 1781.
Winning photos are featured in the 2016 IAM Calendar. Samples of the 2016 calendar are being mailed to Local and District Lodges. To order the 2016 IAM Calendar, download an individual order form. Lodges that want to order large quantities of calendars should use the bulk order form. Calendars are $7 per calendar for individual orders and $5 per calendar for orders of 100 or more. Two dollars from each calendar sold are donated to the IAM’s favorite charity, Guide Dogs of America.
“Congratulations to the winners of the 2015 IAM Photo Contest and a special thanks to all who participated,” said IAM International President Tom Buffenbarger. “The time and effort everyone put into the contest really shows and contributes to an IAM Calendar that proudly showcases the work our members do and the pride they have in their jobs.”