Leading Meeting Professionals

Professional Convention Management Association

PCMA Global Meetings
Executive of the Year Award


Congratulations to Pieter Swart CMP, CMM, Managing Director, Conference Consultancy South Africa (PTY) Ltd as the 2015 Global Meetings Executive of the Year Award Recipient.


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.

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.

The nomination and application period has now closed for 2015.

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.