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Elva Walker Spillane Distinguished Service

The ACI Elva Walker Spillane Distinguished Service Award recognizes an individual who has demonstrated outstanding leadership and service to ACI and the cleaning products or oleochemical industries. Award recipients are honored at ACI's Annual Meeting & Industry Convention.

Longtime Amway Executive Robert Hamilton Honored With ACI Distinguished Service Award

Bob Hamilton

2014 Award recipient – Bob Hamilton

The American Cleaning Institute is proud to Mr. Hamilton, who is an active participant on many of ACI’s Committees, Work Groups, and Task Forces, the 2014 Elva Walker Spillane Distinguished Service Award. Mr. Hamilton has served over 40 years in the consumer products industry – the last 37 years at Amway Corporation. Throughout much of his career, he has been involved as a scientist and group leader in the development of consumer products, especially detergents, cleaners and specialty chemical formulations.

"If one were to add another definition to the term ‘sweat equity,’ it would simply be ‘Bob Hamilton.’ He has worked tirelessly over many years to strengthen ACI and the work we do on behalf of the cleaning products industry," said Ernie Rosenberg, ACI President & CEO. "We could never say ‘thank you’ enough to all that he has done for our association and our industry." Read more...

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Elva Walker Spillane