MHI Announces 2020 Young Professionals Network Award Winners

Wednesday, April 1, 2020

MHI is pleased to announce the 2020 Young Professionals Network (YPN) Award winners. Winners were announced during MHI Industry Night at MODEX 2020. 
The Mentor Award is awarded to an MHI member who offers professional guidance, is a positive and inspiring role model, instills and nurtures talent, advocates for employees and supports their professional development and possesses a commitment to the company and its people. This year’s Mentor Award was presented to John Rosenberger from The Raymond Corporation.
The Outstanding Young Professional is awarded to an MHI member under the age of 40 who has displayed professional accomplishments and affiliations, effective leadership skills and contributions to their company and innovation at work or in the industry. This year’s Outstanding Young Professional award was presented to Lisa Richardson from Hytrol.
Congratulations! For more information about YPN, visit
About the YPN 
The MHI Young Professionals Network’s mission is to provide resources and programming to a diverse group of professionals looking to advance their careers in material handling, logistics and supply chain industries. The goal of YPN is to increase industry retention, education and networking as well as to offer career support. You do not have to be an MHI member to participate. Learn more at
MHI is an international trade association that has represented the industry since 1945. MHI members include material handling, logistics and supply chain equipment and systems manufacturers, integrators, consultants, publishers, and third party logistics providers. Much of the work of the industry is done within its product- and solution- specific groups. The association also sponsors trade events, such as ProMat and MODEX, to showcase the products and services of its member companies and to educate industry professionals on the productivity solutions provided through material handling and logistics.   
For more information on YPN and membership, contact Mary Alyson Ammons at