Ag Leadership Award Honors Two Agribusiness Icons

Ag Leadership Award Honors Two Agribusiness Icons

Michael Haverty and Steven Hunt are this year's winners of the Award for Agricultural Leadership and Excellence.

Two long-time agribusiness leaders will receive the 2010 Award for Agricultural Leadership and Excellence on June 23 at an event sponsored by the Agricultural Business Council of Kansas City.

Michael Haverty, chairman and CEO of Kansas City Southern and Steven D. Hunt, CEO of  U.S. Premium Beef, will received the award, commonly called the Dillingham Award in honor of the late Jay B. Dillingham.

The June 23 event will be hosted at The Kansas City Club,(918 Baltimore Avenue in Kansas City, MO., at 11:30 a.m. for networking and noon for lunch.

Tickets are $75 per person or $500 for a table of eight. Reservations can be made by contacting Erica Venancio at [email protected] or by going to www.agbizkc.com. 

Hide comments

Comments

  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
Publish