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2021 BAMIES Awards Gala

November 17, 2021 @ 6:00 pm11:00 pm UTC-8

2021 BAMIES Awards Gala, The Relaunch!

November 17, 2021
6:00pm – 11:00pm
Hyatt Regency San Francisco (Embarcadero)

Congratulations to our out-of-this-world Nominees! Your contributions to our industry are what keeps our world spinning.

Rising Star
Angelica Perez, Levi’s® Stadium Special Events/San Francisco 49ers
Autume Stanley, Mountain View Staging (MVS)
Ciara Parrenas Ursos, Visit Rancho Cordova
Michel Sayo, Hublio

Member of the Year
Anne Rounds, Spine Intervention Society
Erik Heitmeyer, Freeman
Jeanne Kolasa, EventWright
Kim Wong, ProfitWell
Velia Amarasingham, Curated Entertainment
Megan Warzeniak, Streamlinevents

Supplier of the Year
Carrie Dove Catering – Adam Dove
Verducci Event Productions – Andrew Verducci
Hugh Groman Group – Hugh Groman
Ativ Software – Mike Fenn and Silke Fleischer
Streamlinevents – Annette Chinn
Julia Morgan Ballroom – Mike Maurer

Event Professional of the Year
Jill Stark, Berkeley National Lab
Samantha Marie, CMP, CPT, Omni Era Life
Jeanne Kolasa, EventWright
Jessica Urreaga, Ethos Event Collective
Kimberly Goosherst, Bluegoose

Sustainability Champion
Donna Rogers, Solus H2o
Anne Marie Rembold, Metavent
Jody Brandes, Genentech, Inc.

Digital Strategist
Anne Marie Rembold, Metavent/Anna Marie Events
Claire Umeda and Melissa Biele, Okera: Airside LIVE 2021
Robin Rueben, Key Events
Melissa Biele, Subsurface LIVE and other Dremio events by MBB Enterprises

Louise Mountford, Ethos Event Collective
Maria Dempsey, Hyatt Regency San Francisco Downtown SOMA
Natasha Miller, Entire Productions

Give Back at the BAMIES!

We are excited to be partnering with the SF & Marin Food Bank and will be holding a canned and dried food drive. If you can’t make the event, you can support by donating! Learn more about this amazing organization and donate here.


Silent Auction

You don’t have to wait until the BAMIES to start bidding, our silent auction is open! Click here to bid on some amazing prizes.

If you are interested in featuring your business in our silent auction it’s not too late CLICK HERE! Please note, all donations are to be mailed to the winner directly following the event. No items will be on-site at the event or available for pick-up. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Jeanne Kolasa.

Thank you to all of our Sponsors! If you have any further questions about sponsorship for the BAMIES please reach out to Maria Dempsey at [email protected].

Thank you to our BAMIES Sponsors!

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BAMIES Superstars:

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November 17, 2021
6:00 pm– 11:00 pm
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Hyatt Regency Embarcadero
5 Embarcadero Center
San Francisco, CA 94111 United States
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