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Ampy Awards

Top-performing Viridian Associates are honored at a formal gala during the company’s annual PowerUP! convention. Award winners are true leaders whose hard work and dedication have not only paid off in their own lives, but have also been recognized by their peers. They are an inspiration to us all.

Watch as VP of Leadership Development Charla Gervers announces this year’s final nominees!

Generation V Award

This award will be given to the Associate who embodies everything it means to be Generation V. From building their business, to growing a team, to inspiring others, to representing the brand, to supporting a sustainable future, this Associate understands the eventual ripple effect of their choices and actions. The recipient of this award is someone who works hard and inspires others to do the same. They represent what it means to be Generation V—they are dedicated to a more sustainable future and committed to taking steps today to reach that future.

Make sure you’re in Washington, DC Saturday night to see who receives this coveted award!

Learn about the award:

Utah-based eco-artist Owen Mortensen finds his inspiration in the quiet beauty that surrounds us every day. For our Generation V Award each year he selects a different natural medium. Watch below to see how our awards have been made.

Culture Awards

Culture awards are given to Associates who are inspirational, motivational and successful and who demonstrate leadership. Award recipients are determined through a combination of peer nomination from other Associates as well as nomination from corporate executives and staff. All recipients must be active and in good standing with compliance. These awards represent the critical Five Core Beliefs for success in Viridian: Industry, Company, Product, Team and Self.

Inspiration Ampy

This award is given to the Associate who is an inspiration to others by sharing, living and achieving personal purpose for being involved with Viridian. This person uses his or her “Why” for working the Viridian business every day as inspiration and motivation for others on his or her team. This individual has developed personally and overcome challenges because of a commitment to the Viridian business. This Associate is becoming his or her best self and is achieving dreams and aspirations.

Nominees 2016:

Chris Dare, Partner, NY
Elio & Neides Silva, Director, MA
Jen Tata, Director, MA
Marseil Jackson, Partner, IL
Matt Payne, Partner, MA
Myra Burrows, Partner, NY

Integrity Ampy

This award is given to the Associate who stands as the role model for upholding the direct selling industry’s Code of Ethics and Viridian compliance. This individual is proud of his or her involvement with direct selling and has true conviction for the power the profession has to change lives. This Associate embodies excellent business practices and ethics as an ever-reliable representation of everything the industry stands for.

Nominees 2016:

Kenneth Cloutier, Partner, MA
Ken Olson, Partner, MA
Louis Chambers, Partner, DC
ROCK’N Energy, Partners, TX
Team V (Brenden, Ed & Jim Kenny & Michael Fitzpatrick), Ambassadors, MA, MD, NJ
Tom Braddock, Partner, NJ

Team Leader Ampy

This award is given to the Associate who puts team above self. This Associate understands and exemplifies the mantra that when others succeed, we all succeed. This individual is as excited, perhaps even more, when his or her team succeeds than when he or she achieves personal success. This Associate provides excellent coaching, provides a shoulder to lean on, helps with your game plan and participates on calls and at events.

Nominees 2016:

Brian Dalmaso, Partner, MA
Carl & Stephanie Maus, Directors, MD
James Bremm, Partner, CT
John & Lella Pyontek,
Ambassadors, NJ
Mikkalisa Lefkowitz,
Partner, NJ
Myra Burrows,
Partner, NY

VLife Ampy

This award is given to the Associate who is an example of what it means to “live Viridian.” This person is a constant promoter and supporter of Viridian and an excellent steward of the Viridian brand. This individual displays the essence of our brand in every way and participates at company events, remains plugged in and stays up to date and educated on Viridian’s communication, products, incentives and opportunities.

Nominees 2016:

Carl & Stephanie Maus, Directors, MD
James Barnes, Partner, IL
Jenna Marzullo-Stockwell, Ambassador, CT
Louis Chambers, Partner, DC
Myra Burrows, Partner, NY
Paul Poirer, Ambassador, CA

Sustainability Ampy

This award is given to the Associate who demonstrates sustainability in everything he or she does. This Associate is a regular participant in sustainability events such as Viridian’s Earth Month efforts, holds sustainability events and exemplifies social responsibility as the Associate strives to improve the environment they live in.

Nominees 2016:

Amy Mosher Berry, Director, MA
Bonnie Troy, Director, CT
Claudia Hinz & Joerg Hoffman, Partners, NJ
Donna French, Ambassador, MA
Jeff Fitting, Partner, CT
Joan Miceli-Muhlbauer, Director, NY

Performance Awards

These awards are given to top-performing Associates in many categories. Recipients are determined through commission reporting analysis and approval from corporate executives and staff. All recipients must be active and in good standing with compliance. In the event of a tie, the Associate with the highest Organizational Customer Count (OCC) will receive the award.


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