In order to better coordinate efforts, the Pacesetter Awards program was merged into the Industry Awards Program, as of June 2015, established as a partnership with the Pennsylvania Dairymen’s Association and Professional Dairy Managers of Pennsylvania. The last Pacesetters Awards were presented to recipients at the 2015 Pennsylvania Dairy Summit.
The Pacesetter Award honored those who work to build a positive image of the Pennsylvania dairy industry and create a prosperous, marketable future for dairy producers and supporting industries. Learn more about the award.
To view a brochure highlighting the 2014 Pacesetter winners, click here.
It recognized individuals, companies or organizations that have distinguished themselves through accomplishments and/or programs that:
- Bring positive recognition or advancement to the Pennsylvania dairy industry
- Create positive attitudes about the industry among producers and their families
- Recognize dairy food processing and distribution businesses that maintain and invest in a long-term commitment to the Pennsylvania dairy food industry.
- Create a growing recognition by consumers that a healthy growing dairy industry is positive for everyone that lives and works in Pennsylvania.