New York – Gift for Life, the gift and home industries’ charitable organization, will honor Kurt Adler Inc., Clare Brett Smith, and Norman Glassberg at its 22nd Annual Party for Life here in February.
The Kurt S. Adler, Inc. company is being honored with the Chuck Yancy Lifetime Achievement Award. Smith, president emerita of Aid to Artisans, is receiving the Bert Tonkin Gift of Giving Award. Glassberg, founder of Trade Associates Group Ltd (tag), is being honored posthumously with the Trailblazer Award, which in future years will be called the Norman Glassberg Trailblazer Award.
“The Adler organization, Clare Brett Smith, and Norman Glassberg represent visionary, passionate leadership within our industries,” said Stu Teller, chair of the Gift for Life board. “Their boundless energy to meet the needs of the industry has been matched by a generous spirit.”