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Louis Goldstein Public Service Award

MRA initiated the Annual Service Award in 1985 and renamed the award in honor of Louis Goldstein in 1998.  The award honors individuals and organizations for their extraordinary contributions to retailing.  The award honors recipients for their business accomplishments, but also for contributing to the vitality of the industry and giving back to their community.

Louis C. Goldstein Service Award Winners

  • 1985: Edward J. McNeal
  • 1986: Edward C. Ritz
  • 1987: Hon. Louis L Goldstein
  • 1988: Hon. Casper R. Taylor
  • 1989: Alvin Miller
  • 1990: Hon. Laurence A. Levitan
  • 1991: Hon William Donald Schafer
  • 1992: Walter Sondheim, Jr.
  • 1993: Michael D. Sullivan
  • 1994: Herman Katkow
  • 1995: Pete L. Manos
  • 1996: Richard Aarons
  • 1997: Gerald Jeffein
  • 1998: Alvin Levi
  • 1999: Daryl Routzahn
  • 2000: Edward Goldberg
  • 2000: George Harrison
  • 2001: Target Stores
  • 2001: Lou & Judy Boulmetis
  • 2002: Duane Nicks
  • 2002: Stuart Tamres
  • 2003: Harry Glazer
  • 2003: Hon. Robert L. Ehrlich, Jr.
  • 2004: Edward Steinberg
  • 2004: Stanley Zerden
  • 2005: Barry Scher
  • 2006: Don and Shirley Morris
  • 2007: James McCarron
  • 2008: Ray Kenney
  • 2009: Larry Barnes
  • 2010: Tom Saquella
  • 2011: Stuart Tamres
  • 2012: Doug Hiob
  • 2013: Robert N. Santoni
  • 2014:  Ted Greenberg
  • 2015:  Bernie Salganik
  • 2016:  Tom Cormier