Leading Meeting Professionals

Professional Convention Management Association

PCMA Global Meetings
Executive of the Year Award


   

Description:
To honor a meeting planner who has demonstrated a vision, commitment and passion for the advancement and education of the global meetings industry. This person regularly conducts global meetings and has shown a vast knowledge of important cultural customs, global business norms and has been successful in advancing their organization’s success. This award will be presented annually at the IMEX Gala Dinner in Frankfurt.

Criteria:
PCMA will present this award, in conjunction with IMEX, to an individual planner that is active in the industry and working to educate colleagues on how to successfully do business globally. This award is open to members and non-members of PCMA.

Your nomination is crucial in selecting the next Global Meetings Executive of the Year Award recipient. Criteria are as follows:

 

  1. Self-nominations are allowed.
  2. The nominee must be currently or have been working as a Planner within the past three years. PCMA defines a Planner as someone who spends 51% or more of their time planning or organizing meetings.
  3. This award will honor a Planner who has demonstrated a vision, commitment and passion for the advancement and education of the global meetings industry.
  4. Members of the PCMA Global Task Force can be nominated for the award.
  5. Current PCMA Board of Directors are not eligible to receive this award.  
  6. All nominations must be received by 5:00 PM CDT on Monday, March 2, 2015. All Applications must be received no later than 5:00 PM CDT on Wednesday March 4, 2015. 

The nomination and application period has now closed.


If you have any questions, please contact Katie Yandell (312) 423-7257 or at kyandell@pcma.org

Past Award Recipients:
2014: Phelps R. Hope, CMP, Vice President, Meetings and Expositions, Kellen Meetings. View the announcement
2013: David L. Williams, CMP, Executive Director, International Association for Energy Economics. View the announcement
2012: Ping He, Director Global Sourcing and Partner Relations, Experient. View the announcement.