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The IMA Hosts 124th Annual Luncheon


The IMA hosted its 124th Annual Luncheon at the JW Marriott in Chicago last weekend. The sold-out event featured keynote speaker Juan Luciano of Archer Daniels Midland, and the IMA honored several companies who celebrated 25, 50, and 75 years as members of the IMA.  Current Chairman Bill Hickey Jr. (Lapham Hickey Steel) provided opening comments and attendees were treated to brief remarks at the end of the day from incoming IMA Chairman Rick Delawder (SWD Inc.).

Congratulations to our raffle winners:

Sam Balark, AT&T – Mini-Gator utility vehicle from Deere & Company

David Arch, Blistex, Inc. – Basket of spirits from Diageo

Peter Riehle, Wittenstein Holding Corp. ­– Two round-trip airline tickets from American Airlines

Alan King, Drinker Biddle & Reath – Two round-trip airline tickets from United Airlines, Inc.


*Thank you to our generous sponsors for making this event possible.