dpha awards

Awards Program

The goals of the DPHA Awards Program are to:

  • Recognize outstanding accomplishments in the decorative plumbing and hardware industry
  • Create industry awareness
  • Spotlight exceptional products, companies and individuals

Nominations ran from May 15th through July 31st, 2018, and are now closed.

 

DPHA annually presents the following Awards:

  • DPHA Professionals of the Year
    • DPHA Manufacturing Professional of the Year
    • DPHA Showroom Professional of the Year
    • DPHA Representative Professional of the Year
  • DPHA Showroom of the Year
  • DPHA Rep Agency of the Year
  • DPHA Customer Service Department of the Year (Manufacturers)
  • Products of the Year
    • DPHA Water Delivery Product of the Year
    • DPHA Hardware Product of the Year
    • DPHA Bath Furniture Product of the Year
    • DPHA Fixture Product of the Year
    • DPHA Accessory Product of the Year
    • People’s Choice (DPHA ballots the five category winners among showroom sales professionals and staff to select the product they consider to be best of the best.  Balloting takes place after the Conference.)

 

Awards Criteria

Manufacturing, Showroom and Representative of the Year

  • Degree of involvement in DPHA activities
  • Personal achievements in the industry
  • Pursuit of personal improvement and education
  • Job performance and accomplishments
  • Involvement in and support of other DPH-related organizations
  • Public recognition for a deed or accomplishment that may or may not pertain to the DPH industry but reflects favorably on the individual as a DPHA member.

 

Showroom of the Year

  • Training programs
  • Marketing programs
  • Customer service
  • Involvement and support of the industry
  • Merchandising
  • Innovative presentation of decorative plumbing and hardware products within the showroom

 

Representative Agency of the Year

  • Training programs
  • Customer service
  • Involvement and support of the industry
  • Professionalism
  • Demonstrated ability to create value for lines and showrooms

 

Customer Service Department of the Year

  • Responsiveness
  • Courtesy
  • Knowledge
  • Ability to go above and beyond
  • Overall performance

Click here to download a copy of the 2017 Product of the Year Guide.

Click here to nominate a person or company for one of the DPHA awards. Or if you would prefer, you can download form-fillable .pdfs of the different award nominations by clicking on the following links:

Click here to see past winners.

DPHA awards are presented at the Annual Meeting held in the fall as part of the DPHA Conference and Product Showcase.

DPHA SPONSORS

  • Platinum Sponsor
  • House of Rohl
  • Gold Sponsors
  • Elkay
  • Franke
  • Lacava
  • Silver Sponsors
  • Bain Ultra
  • Barber-Wilsons
  • Keuco
  • Lenova
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  • AMBA
  • Americh
  • BACI
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  • Fairmont Designs
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  • Mr Steam
  • Perrin & Rowe
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