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Bio-Logic Aqua Research Founder Sharon Kleyne is not in business to win awards, she is in business to make a difference in the lives of the people with whom she shares the Earth, and to generate a return for her shareholders. Nevertheless, she wins awards from time to time and they are noteworthy.
White House Flag Award.
In June, 2007, Bio-Logic Aqua Research donated $60,000 worth of Nature’s Tears® EyeMist® and Bio Med Wash® (an emergency first aid eye wash) to the US military in Iraq. As a “thank you,” Congressman Greg Walden (R-OR) arranged for a US flag to fly for one hour over the White House. The flag was then presented to Sharon Kleyne and her husband, Willem Kleyne.
- 1998 to 2007. For 10 consecutive years, Sharon Kleyne won the Shriners “Gold Book Society” humanitarian award for her work with pediatric melanoma, Shriners Children’s hospitals and the Save-a-Child’s-Life Foundation, which she founded.
- 2004 and 2005. Mrs. Kleyne was winner of the Ronald Reagan Medal for her accomplishments as an entrepreneurial business woman.