Who would you nominate for an industry award? Your friend? Your boss? Maybe a competitor you admire? I would nominate a colleague. Someone I work closely with, so I could adequately describe the intense passion the individual has for the meeting and events industry.
What do you consider nomination worthy? Well, here is the official word from the RISE Awards Judging Panel as to what they seek in a community, organization or individual …
“The award program recognizes exceptional performance and best practices within the context of MPI's vision, mission and strategic objectives. The awards have an emphasis on transformational change, innovation, global transferability and industry impact and influence.”
Have someone in mind that deserves recognition? Nominations opened today
. You can find details on past recipients and the seven awards from three categories (Community, Organization and Individual) here
For insight on how it feels to have your contributions highlighted, listen to a podcast
from previous recipient Kris Celuch.