September 10, 2000 Amb. Kenneth Quinn
Jerry Perkins writes on the visibility that Ambassador Quinn's appointment brought to the World Food Prize. The article discusses that in the 14 years before Ambassador Quinn came to the foundation, the prize had not received the kind of attention it deserved. It's mentioned that it was Ambassador Quinn's goal to gain attention for the prize which fell in line with the vision of John Ruan and Norman Borlaug.