Edwards Honored by NSSGA
- Published: Wednesday, 09 October 2013 14:27
- Written by Mark Kuhar
October 8, 2013 – There is nobody like Gus. At a reception and dinner at the NSSGA Fall Board Meeting in Amelia Island, Fla., many friendly and familiar faces paid tribute to retiring NSSGA President and CEO Emeritus Gus Edwards for his nearly 17 years with the association. Emceeing Edwards’ tribute was NSSGA’s 1998 Past Chairman Mark Towe, Oldcastle Inc., who was joined by NSSGA's 1996 Past Chairman Paul Mellott, Mellott Co., and 2005 Past Chairman Rick Feltes, Lafarge – all of whom talked about his many contributions to NSSGA, starting as vice president for public affairs in 1997, to his appointment as president and CEO in 2012.