The Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) Thermoforming Division Awards Committee is now accepting nominations for the next THERMOFORMER OF THE YEAR.

This prestigious honor will be awarded to a member of the industry who has made a significant contribution to the thermoforming industry in a technical, educational, or managerial aspect of thermoforming. Please help us identify worthy candidates.

The deadline for submitting nominations is Friday, March 31, 2023. Nominations will be evaluated by the SPE Thermoforming Division Board of Directors during the Spring board meeting in May.

The 2023 Thermoformer of the Year will be recognized at the awards dinner held during the 2023 SPE Thermoforming Conference, which will take place October 24 – 26 in Cleveland, OH.

“The Board is seeking candidates who have led exemplary careers and have contributed to and nurtured the growth of the thermoforming industry,” said Juliet Goff, SPE Thermoforming Division Board Member and Recognition Committee Chair.

Guidelines for nominees and the required nomination form are posted here. All materials must be emailed to Juliet Goff at by the March 31st deadline.

Full information on the current and past winners of the Thermoformer of the Year Award is available here.

Download Guidelines and Form (PDF)