PEWAUKEE - Daniel Sperberg, training director for Operating Engineers Local 139, is the recipient of the 2010 Excellence in Apprenticeship Training Award as presented by the International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans.
The award recognizes "overall excellence" in the Local 139 training and education program, which is jointly managed by the union and its signatory contractors.
Sperberg, who has served the union as training director since 2004, received the honor at an awards ceremony held by the International Foundation on Monday, Jan. 11, in Las Vegas.
"It is truly an honor to receive this kind of national recognition for our training programs," Sperberg
"I am very happy for Dan
and his staff," McGowan said.
"We were not informed that Dan
was nominated to receive this most deserving award," McGowan added.