Marty Lavin Honored by MHI, Wins '04-'05 Totaro Award
MHI HOLDS 68th ANNUAL MEETING
Special Industry Awards Presented
Arlington, VA., Oct. 25, 2004- The Manufactured Housing Institute (MHI) held its 68th Annual Meeting Oct. 17-19 in Indian Wells, Calif.,drawing 320 representatives and spouses. The meeting featured speakers and presentations, along with various industry task force, committee, council and division meetings.
A highlight of the meeting was the presentation of special industry awards during the meeting.
Marty Lavin, attorney, consultant and expert witness, of Burlington, Vermont was honored with the special Totaro Award, in recognition of his dedicated commitment to MHI's Financial Servives Division. Lavin has been Chairman of the Financial Services Division for the last three and one-half years, stepping down at this meeting.
The Totaro Award, named in honor of Richard Totaro for his outstanding contributions to the financial services area in the manufactured housing industry, was presented to Lavin for his insight, commitment and determination in reestablishing industry credibility with Wall Street analysts and the investment community through forward-looking initiatives and prograqms, as well as his steady, long-term leadership of MHI's Financial Services Division during tumoultuous times for the industry.