Gary Budzik (left) is presented the 2007 Outstanding Distributor Performance Award by Burke Doar, Trumpf vice president of sales and marketing for Trumpf Inc., along with winner John Paskert of Fabricating Machine Tools.

Advanced Fabricating Machinery, Fabricating Machine Tools Ltd., and Hegman Machine Tools were presented with 2007 distributor awards from Trumpf Inc.

The awards were presented at Trumpf’s annual distributor meeting July 10 in Farmington, Conn.

Cleveland-based Fabricating Machine Tools was presented with the Outstanding Distributor Performance Award in recognition of their performance in selling Trumpf products during the past fiscal year.

The Sustained Excellence Award was presented to Advanced Fabricating Machinery in Mississauga, Ontario. The award recognizes the company’s consistent performance in selling Trumpf products.

In recognition of their dedicated and successful efforts to increase the sales and support of Trumpf products during the past fiscal year, Hegman Machine Tools in Maple Grove, Minn., was presented with the Most Improved Performance Award.

Wayne Koppenhofer, who has announced his retirement from Fabricating Machine Tools, was also recognized at the event for his years of dedication and commitment to Trumpf products.