Categories: General
      Date: Jul 26, 2016
     Title: IRDA Well Represented at 2016 Annual APRO Awards Banquet

IRDA President, Casey Pristou, was named 2016 National Rental Dealer of the Year and IRDA past President, David Keen, was presented with the 2016 Steve Kruse Award of Honor. Cogratulations Casey and David.

Honoring the Rent-to-Own Industry's Finest

The APRO "Buddy" Awards are presented every year to those outstanding individuals and organizations that have raised the level of what can be done to better the industry for everyone. The "Buddys" are named in honor of APRO's founder and first president Bud Holladay.

The recipients are named at the annual APRO Awards Banquet held during the association's National Convention & Trade Show.

2016 Award Recipients

Cynthia Baber-Strunk, Lifetime Achievement Award

Tiger John Cleek, Lifetime Achievement Award

Ron DeMoss, Lifetime Achievement Award

2016 Lifetime Achievement
Award winner Cynthia Baber-Strunk

2016 Lifetime Achievement
Award winner Tiger John Cleek

2016 Lifetime Achievement
Award winner Ron DeMoss

Sandi Frye, President's Award of Excellence

David Harrison, President's Award of Excellence

Casey Pristou, Rental Dealer of the Year

2016 President's Award of Excellence winner Sandi Frye

2016 President's Award of Excellence winner David Harrison

2016 Rental Dealer of the Year winner Casey Pristou

Susan Matthews, Heritage Award

David Keen, Steve Kruse Award

Rita Haney, Vendor of the Year

2016 Heritage Award
winner Susan Matthews

2016 Steve Kruse Award of
Honor winner David Keen

2016 Vendor of the Year
winner Rita Haney