National Industries for the Blind Announces New Board Members
Board Elects New Chairman and Vice Chairman
March 17, 2015, ALEXANDRIA, VA – National Industries for the Blind (NIB), the nation’s largest employment resource for people who are blind, elected new board officers and directors during its annual meeting of directors. Louis Jablonski, Jr. was elected chairman and William (Bill) Carty was elected vice chairman. Jablonski and Carty will lead a 20-member board representing the corporate and nonprofit sectors.
National Industries for the Blind Honors Richard Ginman with Spirit of Independence Award
October 20, 2014, Alexandria, VA – Richard “Dick” Ginman, director of Defense Procurement and Acquisition Policy in the Office of the Secretary of Defense, received the NIB Spirit of Independence Award at the 2014 NIB/NAEPB National Conference and Expo this month. The award recognizes an individual in government who has demonstrated a commitment to advancing economic and personal independence for people who are blind.