The American adult trade association Free Speech Coalition has named Pipedream CEO Nick Orlandino as its 2013 Man of the Year, Orlandino’s seventh leadership award. The FSC Awards recognise outstanding service to the adult industry and will be presented on January 22nd at the Xbiz 360 Conference.
The Free Speech Coalition said in a statement: “Man and Woman of the Year Awards are given to business professionals that have shown exceptional leadership in building solid businesses and their communities.”
The winner of the Woman of the Year accolade was Bonnie Feingold, CEO of Honey’s Place, and she said of Orlandino: “Congratulations for being nominated for Man of the Year. You definitely deserve this. You work so hard and have done so much over the years. I have seen your company as always blossoming and continuing to grow. Not many people could have done everything that you have.”
Orlandino commented: “I’d like to thank the Free Speech Coalition, its board, and members. I have been involved for a very long time as a past board member and a current member, and I truly believe in what they do. It’s a great honour to receive such a prestigious award. I look forward to a great future with FSC and our entire industry.”