VIDEO: Rotary honors Dick Daniel with new award

Posted: November 5, 2015 at 6 a.m.

NWA Democrat-Gazette/JASON IVESTER Dick Daniel, former chief executive officer of Daisy Manufacturing, will receive the inaugural Dick Daniel Distinguished Citizen Award on Friday from the Rogers Noon Rotary Club.

Dick Daniel's name is seldom mentioned in the company of Northwest Arkansas giants like Sam Walton, John Tyson, J.B. Hunt and Harvey Jones.

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Dick Daniel Award

The Dick Daniel Distinguished Citizen Award will be presented for the first time Friday to Dick Daniel, longtime Rogers businessman, philanthropist and Rotarian. Future winners need not be members of the Rogers Noon Rotary Club, but may be individuals, families or businesses who have contributed to the community over a long period of time.

The Rogers Noon Rotary Club meets from noon to 1 p.m. every Tuesday at the Embassy Suites in Rogers.

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