ARI recognized seven industry leaders with special awards at its 50th Annual Meeting in Palm Beach, FL. ARI Chairman Thomas E. Bettcher presented the 2003 Richard C. Schulze Distinguished Service Award for outstanding service to the industry to Glenn C. Hourahan, David J. Huntley and Arden Munson. James R. Bard and William E. Dalton were presented with Lifetime Achievement Awards. Mark S. Menzer and Gerald Groff were recognized with Special Recognition Awards for their commitment to the International Institute of Refrigeration's (IIR) 2003 International Congress of Refrigeration.