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Industry Awards

NMMA industry awards recognize and celebrate the contributions of the men and women whose vision, leadership and accomplishments have profoundly shaped the recreational boating industry.

The NMMA Hall of Fame award was established to bestow recognition and honor on those who are synonymous with the pursuit of quality, innovation, and perfection within the sphere of their expertise.

Established in 1977, the Chapman Award recognizes individuals or groups that have provided consistent promotion and protection of the sport of boating and its benefits to both the recreational boating industry and the public.

Established in 1984, the Freedman Award recognizes individuals who, in the course of their careers, have made outstanding contributions to the marine accessories industry through leadership, creativity and personal motivation.

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