Carson Bloomberg of Cambridge, Ill. was announced the winner of the 2016 Annual Scholarship during the Annual Conference and Show. Carson is the son and grandson of Jon and Sandi Bloomberg and Chuck and Kathy Bloomberg, respectively. Carson is a Freshman at Western Illinois University in Macomb, majoring in Agriculture Business. He is a member of Alpha Gamma Rho, Hoof ‘n Horns Club and Fellowship of Christian Athletes. He graduated from Missouri Auction School in 2015 after graduating from high school where he served as president of CECO during his senior year and on the Executive Council for three years and was an award-winning football player for four years.