INDUSTRY ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
2017-18     Karen Hand, Blue Sky Vineyard
2016-17     Bruce Morganstern, Pheasant Hollow Winery
2015-16     Martha Rittmueller, Lavender Crest Winery
2013-14     Dick Faltz, Fox Valley Winery
2012-13     George Majka, Pomona Winery
2011-12     Christine Lawlor-White, Galena Cellars Winery
2010-11     Robert Hall, Arbor Hill Vineyards
2009-10    Jim Nickell, Belleville Hollow Vineyard
2008-09    Paul Renzaglia, Alto Vineyards
2007-08    Frank LaFoon, LaFoon Vineyards
2006 -07    Bill McCartney, IGGVA Executive Director for 17 years
2005 – 06    Dick Falz & Mike Boegler – Fox Valley Winery & Dry Hill Vineyard
2004 – 05    Wally Furrow, Furrow Vineyard & Winery
2003-04     Ted Wichman, Owl Creek Winery
2002 – 03    Brenda Logan, Baxter Vineyards
2000-01     Guy Renzaglia, Alto Vineyards

YOUNG LION AWARD
2017- 18   Susan Danenberger, Danenberger Family Vineyard
2013-14     Jeff Pankow, Blue Star Vineyard

ENOLOGIST OF THE YEAR AWARD
2017-18    Christine Lawlor-White, Galena Cellars
2016-17     Louie Donnel, Willow Ridge Winery
2015-16     Matt Schulte, Spirit Knob Winery
2014-15    Mark Wenzel, August Hill Winery & Illinois Sparkling Co.
2013-14     Mark Wenzel, August Hill Winery & Illinois Sparkling Co.
2012-13     Rick Mamoser, Prairie State Winery
2011-12      Karen Hand, Blue Sky Vineyard
2010-11      Rick Mamoser, Prairie State Winery
2009-10    Ron Presswood, Hickory Ridge Vineyard & Winery
2008-09    Dennie Franklin, Pheasant Hollow Winery
2007-08    Christine Lawlor-White, Galena Cellars
2006 -07    Karen Hand, Blue Sky Vineyard
2005 – 06   Christine Lawlor-White, Galena Cellars
2004 – 05    Paul Renzaglia, Alto Vineyards
2003-04     Phil Grazyk, Piasa Winery
2002 – 03   Paul Hahn, Mackinaw Valley Vineyard
2001-02     Christine Lawlor-White, Galena Cellars
2000-01     John McFarland

VITICULTURIST OF  THE YEAR AWARD
2017-18     Kaleb Wilson, Cunningham Vineyard
2016-17     Brett Morrison, Starview Vineyard
2015-16     Brett Morrison, Starview Vineyard
2014-15     Ryan Heimann, Heimann Vineyard
2013-14     Peggy Harmston, Massbach Ridge Winery
2012-13     Gordon Cantrell, Village Vineyard & Winery
2011-12      John and Barb Harp, Two Oaks Vineyard
2010-11      Brad Lindquist, Lazy L Grape Ranch
2009-10     Jim Ewers, Blue Sky Vineyard
2008-09    Gene Meyer, Bay Creek Vineyard
2007-08    Jim Nickell, Belleville Hollow Vineyard
2006 -07    Mark Lounsberry, Hill Prairie Winery
2005 – 06   Robert Hall, Arbor Hill Vineyards
2004 – 05   Gary Orlandini, Orlandini Vineyard
2003-04     Paul Hahn, Mackinaw Valley Vineyard
2002 – 03   Bob Levan, Levan’s Vineyards
2000-01     Rusty Bahr

Friend of the Industry Award
2017-18     Sam Farler
2016-17     Governor Bruce Rauner
2015-16     Susanne Bullock
2014-15     Candice Dietz
2012-13     Bill Shoemaker
2011-12     Larry Aldag
2010-11     Kent McFarland
2009-10    Bonnie Heimbach
2008-09    Cindi Fleischli
2007-08    Friar Tuck Wine Shop

Susanne BullockIGGVA Awards