Leading Meeting Professionals

Professional Convention Management Association

AWARDS

Past Winners

2014
President's Awards
Kathy McAdams, CASE, Vice President of Convention Sales, Los Angeles Tourism & Convention Board
Geralyn Krist, CMP, National Account Manager, Kansas City Convention & Visitors Association
Regina Rink, Senior Account Executive, JW Marriott Las Vegas Resort & Spa

Committee Star Awards
Communications - Sara Torrence, President, Torrence & Associates
Community Service - Peter O'Brien, Global Sales Manager, Marriott International
Emerging Professionals  - Heather Kyler, Director-Executive Services, Mechanical Contractors Association of America
Professional Development - Jim Kelley, VP - Industry Relations, PRG
Government Relations & Advocacy - Terence Donnelly, VP of Sales, Experient
Sponsorship - Donna Del Gallo, Associate VP Convention Sales, Discover the Palm Beaches
Membership - Katherine Gausmann, Membership & Meetings Manager, American Feed Industry Assn
Marketing - Brian Knaack, Meeting & Marketing Manager, US Pharmacopeia

Rising Star: Jennifer Erney, Director, Global Accounts, FRHI Hotels & Resort


2013
President's Awards
Mary Gallagher, CMP, Director, Mid Atlantic, Convention Sales, Los Angeles Tourism & Convention Board

Committee Star Awards
Communications - Kari King, Co-Owner of Superlative Events
Community Service - Peter O'Brien, Global Sales Manager, Marriott International
Emerging Professionals - Mindy Halpert, Conference Manager, The Consortium for School Networking
Professional Development - Jim Kelley, VP - Industry Relations, PRG
Sponsorship - Cecilia Bell, Key Account Director, InterContinental Hotels Group
Membership - Melissa Tighe, Account Director, Starwood Hotels
Marketing - James Gildea, Director, Global Accounts, Omni Hotels - Global Sales Office

Rising Star: John Rubsamen, Director of Meetings and Events, Americans for the Arts


2012

Planner - Emerging Green: Carrie Abernathy, CMP, CEM, Practice Greenhealth/Health Care Without Harm
Planner - Green Leader: Vanessa L. Johnson-Evans, American Chemical Society
Supplier - Emerging Green: Denise Durgin, Renaissance Arlington Capital View Hotel
Supplier - Green Leader: Derrick Rogers, The Westin Savannah Harbor Golf Resort & Spa

2011

Planner, Emerging Green: Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf
Planner, Green Leader: American Chemical Society
Supplier, Emerging Green: JW Marriott Indianapolis
Supplier, Green Leader: Los Angeles Convention Center

2010

Planner, Emerging Green: Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf
Planner, Green Leader: American Institute of Architects
Supplier, Emerging Green: New Orleans Marriott
Supplier, Green Leader: Seattle's Convention and Visitors Bureau

2009

Planner, Emerging Green: Grocery Manufacturers Association
Planner, Green Leader: National Business Travel Association
Supplier, Emerging Green: Marriott Wardman Park
Supplier, Green Leader: The Fairmont Washington DC 

2008

Planner, Emerging Green: National Association of Children's Hospitals and Related Institutions Planner, Green Leader: The American Institute of Architects
Supplier, Emerging Green: Sheraton San Diego Hotel and Marina
Supplier, Green Leader: Freeman

 

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