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to our 2014 GMC PCMA award recipients! Thank you for your dedication and
contributions to the Greater Midwest
Chapter and meetings industry. This year's recipients will be honored
at GMC's annual Awards
on Feb. 4 at the Hilton Rosemont.
A. “Dick” Daignault Award |
Douglas Bennett, CASE
Doug has been in the industry for over 30 years and been a member of
1992. He is currently the Director of Sales, Central Division at Global
|Robert J. “Bob”
Donovan Award |
Sarah has been an active PCMA member since 2000
and is this year’s Vice Chair of the GMC PCMA Events Committee. She is
the Associate Director
of Conference Services at the Alzheimer’s Association.
|Pillar Award |
Kris Marinelli Jebson
Kris has been in the
hospitality industry since 1998 and has been an active PCMA member
since 2001, serving on the
Community Services Committee the past eight years. She currently works
at MGM Resorts International
as the Director, Global Sales.
|GEM Award |
Andrea Carlson, CMP
Andrea joined the Greater Midwest Chapter in 2012 and has been involved
Community Services Committee since then, serving as the 2014
Bowl-a-Thon Chair. She is currently the
Sales Manager at the Hyatt Regency Chicago.
|Broad Shoulders Award |
James S. Goodman, CMP
Jim is an active PCMA
member, serving the National PCMA Board from 2009-2011, and has
assisted the GMC Student Membership
Committee. He is the Managing Vice President, Division of Conferences
and Continuing Education at
American Dental Association.
|Outstanding Service to the Chapter
Jill has been a PCMA members since 1992
and serves as the Chair of the Communications Committee. She is
currently self-employed as a meeting
professional, project manager, and editor for a variety of projects.