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Sylvia Cup Design Competition Winners

The Sylvia Cup is the U.S. floral industry's longest-running annual, live national floral design competition. In 1967, SAF instituted the Sylvia Award in dedication to the memory of Sylvia MacGuffog Valencia, AAF, one of the floral industry's leading designers and businesswomen, charter member of AAF, respected carnation grower and longtime supporter of SAF. 

As a showcase for unique and innovative design, the competition has seen many of the industry's top designers among its winners:


 Jacob McCall, AAF, AIFD, FSMD

Jacob McCall, AAF, AIFD, FSMD - 2014


 Joyce Mason-Monheim, AIFD, AZMF, PFCI

Joyce Mason-Monheim, AIFD, AZMF, PFCI - 2013


Vincent Petrovsky, AAF, AIFD

Vincent Petrovsky, AAF, AIFD - 2012


John Hosek - Sylvia Cup 2011

John Hosek, AIFD, PFCI, CAFA, CF - 2011 


 Kyle Roberson - 2010


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Cindy Anderson, AIFD -2009


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Coby Neal, AIFD, PFCI -2008


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Ian Prosser, AAF, AIFD, PFCI, NDSF - 2007


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Conrad Quijas, AIFD - 2006


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Alex Torres - 2005


 

Lee Burcher, AIFD - 2004

Conrad Quijas - 2003

Debbie Holth, AIFD - 2002

John Klingel, AAF, AIFD, PFCI - 2000

Song Ki Yun, AIFD - 1999

Kirk Foster, AIFD - 1997

Patricia Gomez - 1996

Susan Standerfer, AIFD - 1995

Richard Crause - 1994

Steve Brickner, AAF, AIFD, PFCI - 1993

Catherine Hillen-Rulloda, AIFD, PFCI - 1992

Rene van Rems, AIFD, PFCI - 1991

Mark Newcomb - 1990

Allan Howze - 1989

Brian K. Gathright - 1987

Ken Senter, AIFD - 1986

Robert Brown - 1985

Osamu Honjo, AIFD - 1984

Wayne Piper - 1983

Gary Schott, AAF, AIFD - 1982

Louis Pattillo, AAF, AIFD - 1980

Richard Coleman, AAF - 1979

Charles Kofler, AAF - 1978

Karlton Morris, AAF - 1977

Grace Rymer, AAF, AIFD, PFCI - 1976

Frances Jones Poetker, AAF, PFCI - 1975

Arthur Ito, AAF, AIFD - 1975

Michael Polychrones, AAF, AIFD, PFCI - 1974

Charles Bannow, AAF, AIFD - 1973

Alan James, AAF & Mrs. Alan James -1972

Vincent Adamo, AAF - 1972

Vincent Adamo, AAF - 1971

Irwin J. Kilday, AAF - 1970

Dorothy Temple, AAF, AIFD - 1969

C. Clinton Lindley, Jr., AAF - 1968

S. Louis Battinelli, Jr., AAF - 1967