Category Archives: Awards

Defense Logistics Agency Recognizes Cottonwood, Inc.

Cottonwood Inc. of Lawrence, Kansas was among the award recipients when the Defense Logistics Agency honored 23 industry partners, customers and individuals with its Business Alliance Awards. Cottonwood Inc. received the Outstanding AbilityOne Program Vendor Award presented to non-profit agencies (National Industries for the Blind, employing the blind; or NISH, employing persons with severe disabilities)…

Nina Van Schmus Receives Shining Star Award From Nish

Nina received the distinguished “Shining Star Award” at the NISH South Central regional conference, from Sally Henderson, Executive Director, NISH South Central Region in New Orleans on February 4th, 2010. Nina has been the Government Contracts Manager for Cottonwood for the last 3 years. Nina, with her vast experience in manufacturing and government contracting, has…

Cottonwood Receives Gold Medal Award

Major General, Arthur B. Morrill III, US Air Force Vice Director, Defense Logistics Agency, Nina VanSchmus, Government Contracts Manager for Cottonwood Industries, JR Condra, Director of Cottonwood Industries and Air Force Brigadier General, Andrew E. Bush, DSCR Commander. Cottonwood Industries a division of Cottonwood Incorporated was honored by the Defense Supply Center  Richmond, Virginia as one…