AHPA Awards Dupe



Established in 2006, the annual AHPA Awards acknowledge individuals and organizations that make substantive, positive contributions to the herbal products industry. The awards are presented at the annual AHPA Member Meeting and Breakfast held during Natural Products Expo West in Anaheim, California. The 2022 AHPA Awards were present at the hybrid AHPA Annual Member Meeting on March 9, 2022.

Congratulations to the 2022 AHPA Award Winners!

  • Herbal Hero Award: Marc Allen

  • Herbal Industry Leadership Award: Celestial Seasonings

  • Herbal Insight Award: Cassandra L. Quave, Ph.D.

  • Herbal Diversity & Inclusion Award: Planting Justice

  • Environmental Impact Award: Rodale Institute

Nomination and Selection Process

  • Only individuals employed by an AHPA member company may nominate individuals or companies for AHPA Awards.

  • AHPA Herbal Hero Award nominees must be employed by an AHPA member company

  • AHPA Herbal Industry Leader nominees must be an AHPA member company.

  • AHPA Herbal Insight Award nominees don't need to be associated with an AHPA member company, but this award is limited to individuals or non-commercial organizations only.

  • Nominees (companies and/or individuals) can be nominated in only one category each year.

For more information or to submit a nomination for AHPA Awards, contact ahpa@ahpa.org, 301.588.1171.
Nominations are reviewed by members of AHPA’s Communications Committee, which represents a diverse group of industry stakeholders. The Committee recommends recipients for each award category and presents these recommendations to the American Herbal Products Association’s Board of Trustees for approval.

Award Categories


Previous Award Presentations