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2020 BAMIE Awards Gala

October 22, 2020 @ 4:00 pm5:15 pm UTC-8



Celebrate with us in congratulating the following nominees for their hard work and dedication in the meetings and events industry:

Rising Star
Kimberly Wong, Streamlinevents
Angelica Perez, Visit Oakland
Joanne Si, AFR
Samantha Marie, CMP, CPT, Omni Era Life

Member of the Year
Jeanne Kolasa, EventWright
Maria Dempsey, Park Central Hotel
Mark Feldman, Visit Santa Barbara
Pat Swan, Mountain View Staging
Adrienne Fisher, AFP Events
Kevin Boland, Palace Hotel

Supplier of the Year
Teresa Savage, Visit Napa Valley
Giants Enterprises
Jessica Urreaga, 360 Destination Group
Visit Oakland
Carolyn Muller Brown, LA Tourism & Convention Board
Elaine Schroth, Visit Concord
Nicole Hankton, Walnut Creek CVB

Event Professional of the Year
Jill Stark, Berkeley National Lab
Kim Stoermer, Genentech
Chris Taylor, Chris Evans Catering + Events
Kristen Parks, Circosphere Entertainment

Sustainability Champion
David Stevens, Alation
Donna Rogers, Solus H2o
Monterey County Convention & Visitors Bureau
Jessica Lum, SF Travel
Mary Munat, Green Mary, Zero Waste Events
Christine Vallero, Kaiser Permanente

Digital Strategist
Christine Feenstra, Head Start California
Jeanne Robb, DocuSign
Melissa Biele, Independent
Jody Brandes, Genentech
Andrew Verducci, Verducci Event Productions
The Kaiser Permanente Team

Carolyn Pund, Cisco Systems
Josh Adams, Streamlinevents
Karen Bertani, CASSS
Vickie Eiges, 49ers and Levi’s Stadium
Elaine Clancy, Westin St. Francis
Carolynn Santos, CADAZO


The Bay Area Meetings Industry Excellence Awards
Thursday, October 22, 2020
4:00 – 5:15PM PT

Get ready to slip into a swingin’ flapper dress or zoot suit and kick up your heels, as we celebrate Excellence in the Meetings Industry, in signature 1920s style. This custom-created, virtual experience will feature live action drama, awards, comedy, an interactive bootlegger game, glitzy entertainment, surprises at every turn and will feature local wines and a whiskey cocktail. Cheers to a rip-roaring evening of fun!



Event Pricing: FREE!

Silent Auction: CLICK HERE
The Silent Auction is now open and all are welcome to browse and bid.  We have lots of exciting packages including hotel stays, gift baskets and specialty items.  The auction will close at 6:00pm the night of the BAMIE Awards Gala.

PCMA Foundation:
In lieu of an event cost, if you are able, please consider donating to the PCMA Foundation during your registration. The PCMA Foundation was founded in 1985 to support the mission of PCMA through scholarships, research, education, and critical projects for our industry, our profession and our future.

You won’t want to miss this event – Register Today!
Registration closes Friday, October 16th
Zoom meeting details will be provided a few days before the event. 

Thank you to our BAMIES Partners!


October 22, 2020
4:00 pm– 5:15 pm
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