Kalin’s Indoor Comfort, Sioux City, Iowa, and Vermillion, S.D., earned the 2006 Dealer of the Year Award at the Coleman distributor sales meeting. Rick Hull (left), owner of Johnstone Supply in Sioux Falls, S.D., West Fargo, N.D., and Appleton, Wis.; is joined by Bruce Kalin, owner of Kalin’s; Todd Nelson, salesman and branch manager of Kalin’s in Vermillion, S.D.; and Mary Schilling, Coleman coordinator and outside saleswoman for Johnstone Supply in Sioux Falls, S.D.

Johnstone Supply Inc. announced that several of its stores were recognized with first place distributor category awards at the April 16-19 Coleman national sales meeting in Phoenix.

The Johnstone Supply store in Tigard, Ore., received a total of four Coleman awards including Distributor of the Year, which recognizes the highest overall distributor participation and performance. The Tigard Johnstone Supply also received the Liberties Growth Award, the BTU Training Award and the Co-Marketing Growth Award.

The Farmingdale, N.Y., Johnstone store was recognized with the Coleman Quality Award and the Dayton, Ohio, store won the Co-Marketing Award.

The Bloomington, Minn., Johnstone Supply won the Consumer Program Participation Award, while the North Highlands, Calif., store won the Liberties Plus Award.

The Providence, R.I., location was presented with the Commercial Volume Award, which is given to the distributor with the largest sales of Coleman commercial products.

Johnstone Supply was also associated with the winner of the Coleman Dealer of the Year Award, which went to Kalin’s Indoor Comfort of Sioux City, Iowa. Johnstone member Rick Hull is Kalins’ distributor for Coleman products. Hull owns and operates Johnstone stores in Sioux Falls, S.D., West Fargo, N.D.; and Appleton, Wis.