The annual AWA Release Liner Industry Leadership Award was recently presented to Petri Tani, managing director of Cycle4Green. Tani received the award at the AWA Global Release Liner Industry Conference & Exhibition held in June this year in Barcelona, Spain.

According to AWA, the award provides peer and industry recognition to an individual who has demonstrated singular dedication, service, and leadership through their efforts to drive growth, innovation, and continuing success for the release liner industry. First established in 2016, the award is now an annual feature.

“The contribution of Petri which started well before he founded his current business, Cycle4Green, has affected and influenced the release liner industry, and for sure will affect and influence it for a long time to come,” said Corey M. Reardon, president and CEO of AWA Alexander Watson Associates. “He has played a significant role over the years in helping in shaping a sustainable industry, and has demonstrated for decades singular dedication, service, and leadership through his efforts to drive continued sustainability and success. Petri’s contribution and influence on the release liner and pressure-sensitive industry, and his effect on so many companies across the value chain, has helped in part, make the industry what it is today.”

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