The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) announces the 2012 AEM Hall of Fame program. Online nominations will open in June; check the website for details. The AEM Hall of Fame honors the individuals who have invented, built and led the off-road equipment industry. In recognizing and celebrating the achievements of these standard bearers, the Hall of Fame helps ensure our industry's rich legacy continues and inspires the leaders of tomorrow. By highlighting the industry's legacy of progress, the AEM Hall of Fame also promotes greater public understanding and appreciation of the importance of the off-road equipment industry to global economic and social prosperity. Nearly 40 industry leaders have been inducted into the Hall of Fame since its inception in 1993. Details on the nominating criteria for the Hall of Fame to help participants in the 2012 program prepare their nomination form(s) can be found on the AEM Hall of Fame website.