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It Was a Trifecta of Honors!

We are delighted to share that the Florida State Florist Association (FSFA) recognized the significant contributions of our BloomNet team members and Napco brand during the organization’s recent convention celebrating its 100th Anniversary.


Here are the distinguished awards presented to our team:
• David Bailys, Vice President, Marketing for Napco, accepted the FSFA Importer of the Year award on behalf of Napco. This honor is given to FSFA importer/supplier partners for “being the most helpful with the industry by providing quality products and outstanding customer service.”

• Jackie Lacey, AAF, CFD, AIFD, PFCI, Director of Education at Floriology Institute, was honored with the FSFA Lifetime Achievement Award. Jackie is currently serving as FSFA President for 2021-2022 after serving as AIFD National President from 2019-2021. This prestigious award recognizes individuals who demonstrate outstanding, dedicated service to the floral industry and have made an impact on both the FSFA community and overall industry.

• Renato Cruz Sogueco, AAF, PFCI, Vice President, Digital Strategy and Education at BloomNet, received the FSFA Hall of Fame “Place in the Sun” national award. Renato joined BloomNet in 2016 and develops programs and education curriculum to help florists succeed in their digital marketing efforts. He also served as Chief Information Officer for the Society of American Florists (SAF) for 10 years. The award recognizes his outstanding service and dedication to the floral industry.


Please join us in congratulating David, Jackie, and Renato – along with the entire BloomNet and Napco teams – for this well-deserved recognition of their many contributions to the industry.