President of Las Vegas Consular Corps knighted by Poland
The Honorable John Petkus, President of the Las Vegas Consular Corps and Honorary Consul of the Republic of Poland, has received the Knights Cross of the Order of Merit of the Republic of Poland.
Awarded only to those who have “rendered great service to the Nation of Poland,” Consul Petkus wears the only such medal ever awarded a Las Vegan. This rare distinction places him among the elite of those diplomatic service in the world, and elevates his home city of Las Vegas and the State of Nevada in kind.
The entire Consular Corps congratulates Consul John Petkus for this much-deserved recognition. Well done, Sir!
Posted on April 26, 2013, in Las Vegas Consular Corps and tagged Consulate of Poland, John Petkus, Knights Cross, Las Vegas Consular Corps, Order of Merit of Poland. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.