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Awards

 

Shining Star Award nominations are open year-round

 

Past Award Recipients

2017

• Allison Bishop – Tomorrow's Leader
• Kristine Golden, CMP – Planner of the Year
• Jessica Bittmann – Supplier of the Year
• Meredith Brusca – Volunteer of the Year
• Caesars Entertainment – President's Award
• Nicole Benner, CMP – Chapter Leader of the Year
• Sheraton Bucks County – Venue of the Year

2016

• Nashé Scott – Tomorrow's Leader
• Jennie Udell – Planner of the Year
• Jim O'Donnell – Supplier of the Year
• Caitlin Casey – Volunteer of the Year
• PHL Diversity – President's Award
• Judi McLaughlin, CMP – Chapter Leader of the Year
• Lincoln Financial Field – Venue of the Year

2015

• Allery Elder – Tomorrow's Leader
• Linsey Poletti, CMP – Planner of the Year
• Kelly Sophy, CMP, CMM, HMCC – Volunteer of the Year
• Jim Cohn – President's Award
• Laila Ea, CMP, HMCC – Chapter Leader of the Year

2014

• Jillian Roksvaag, CMP – Tomorrow's Leader
• Jeanne Gray, CMP – Planner of the Year
• Linda Jones, CMP and Lynne Kopchains, CMP – Volunteers of the Year
• Nancy Barag – President's Award
• Katelyn Weeks – Chapter Leader of the Year

2013

• Julie K. Rice, CMP – Chapter Supplier of the Year
• Atlantic City Tourism District – President's Award
• Cameron R. Wicks – Tomorrow's Leader
• Liz Cherson, CMP – Volunteer of the Year

2012

• Shira Jones, CMP – Chapter Planner of the Year
• Daniel Love – Chapter Supplier of the Year
• 2009-2010, 2010-2011, 2011-2012 Board Members – President's Award
• Nicole Benner, CMP – Tomorrow's Leader
• Allen Anderson – Volunteer of the Year

2011

• Camela B. Pastorius, CMP – Chapter Leader of the Year
• Raymond Smith, CMP – Chapter Planner of the Year
• Anne M. Madden, CMP – Chapter Supplier of the Year
• Convention Industry Council – President's Award
• Jessica Bauer – Tomorrow's Leader
• Cindy S. Hamilton – Volunteer of the Year

2010

• Julie Smith, CMP – Chapter Leader of the Year
• Kristine Golden, CMP – Chapter Planner of the Year
• Laura Lee Wren, CHSP – Chapter Supplier of the Year
• Beth Hamiroune, Krisam Group and Global Event Partners – President's Award
• Heather M. Walter – Volunteer of the Year

2009

• Maryann Urbanovich, CMP, HC – Chapter Leader of the Year
• Maria A. Ramos, CMP – Chapter Planner of the Year
• Sandy O'Brien – Chapter Supplier of the Year
• Mayor Michael A. Nutter – President's Award
• Michael J. Sgrignioli – Tomorrow's Leader

2008

• Hannah Greenberg, CMP-- Chapter Planner of the Year
• Christine C. Cecil, CMP – Chapter Supplier of the Year
• Philadelphia Gay Tourism Caucus – President's Award
• Tracy Nocks, CMP – Tomorrow's Leader

2007

• Jeannette M. Lupachino, CMM – Chapter Leader of the Year
• Camela B. Pastorius, CMP – Chapter Planner of the Year
• Daniel Love – Chapter Supplier of the Year
• June P. Neff, PAMPI Executive Director – President's Award
• Maya McGee – Tomorrow's Leader

2006

• Jennafer Ross, CMP – Chapter Leader of the Year
• Julie Smith, CMP – Chapter Planner of the Year
• Mike Lyons – Chapter Supplier of the Year
• Jack Ferguson, Philadelphia CVB – President's Award
• Ashley Albrecht, CMP – Tomorrow's Leader

2005

• Karen Lennert – Chapter Leader of the Year
• Stephanie M. Krzywanski, CMM – Chapter Planner of the Year
• David M. Jackson, CMP – Chapter Supplier of the Year
• The Philadelphia Museum of Art – President's Award
• J. Lynne Lawler – Tomorrow's Leader

2004

• Carmel Rose Caporale, CMP – Chapter Leader of the Year
• Judy R. Flanagan, CMP, CMM – Chapter Planner of the Year
• Nick D. Dominijanni, CHME – Chapter Supplier of the Year
• Stephen Starr, Starr Restaurant Organization – President's Award
• Giovina Price – Tomorrow's Leader

2003

• Judy R. Flanagan, CMP, CMM – Chapter Leader of the Year
• Ed J. White, CMM – Chapter Planner of the Year
• Sandy Sipe, CMP – Chapter Supplier of the Year
• Pennsylvania Governor Edward G. Rendell – President's Award
• Linda M. Jones, CMP – Tomorrow's Leader

2002

• Mary Davar, MBA, CMM, CMP – Chapter Leader of the Year
• Michele Redrow – Chapter Planner of the Year
• Charlley Moore, CMP – Chapter Supplier of the Year
• Christine Duffy, McGettigan Partners – President's Award
• Cara Luft, CMP – Tomorrow's Leader
• June P. Neff – Distinguished Service Award

2001

• P.J. Gonzales, CHSP – Chapter Leader of the Year
• Amy Drum, CMP, CAE – Chapter Planner of the Year
• Mark W. Rice, CHSP, CMP – Chapter Supplier of the Year
• Edmund N. Bacon City Planner 2001 – President's Award
• Alicia Evanko, CMP – Tomorrow's Leader
• Grace Cooper – Exceptional Service Award

2000

• Amy Drum, CMP, CAE – Chapter Leader of the Year
• Liz Ely, CMP, CMM – Chapter Planner of the Year
• Michele Ross, CMP – Chapter Supplier of the Year
• Ahmeenah Young, Sr. VP Sales & Marketing, PA Convention Center – President's Award
• Dana R. Giovinetti, CMP, CMM – Tomorrow's Leader

1999

• Marie R. Alexander, CMP – Chapter Leader of the Year
• Caryn L. Taylor-Lucia, CMP – Chapter Planner of the Year
• Lawrence J. Treu – Chapter Supplier of the Year
• Thomas Muldoon, Philadelphia Convention & Visitors Bureau – President's Award
• Mark W. Rice, CHSP, CMP – Tomorrow's Leader

1998

• Tori Graves, CMP – Chapter Leader of the Year
• Paul C. Fogarty, CMP – Chapter Planner of the Year
• Holli Muffler – Chapter Supplier of the Year
• Pennsylvania Governor Tom Ridge – President's Award
• Marie Wikiera – Tomorrow's Leader
• Jim Cohn – Exceptional Service Award

1997

• Mary Davar, MBA, CMM, CMP – Chapter Planner of the Year
• Jonathan L. Shechtman – Chapter Supplier of the Year
• Pennsylvania Convention Center Authority – President's Award

1996

• Christine A. Boylan, CAE – Chapter Planner of the Year
• P.J. Gonzales, CHS – Chapter Supplier of the Year
• Philadelphia Sports Congress – President's Award
• Liz Ely, CMP, CMM – Award of Excellence
• Pat Walsh – Chapter Manager of the Year

1995

• Pat Murtaugh, CMP – Chapter Planner of the Year
• Karen Lennert – Chapter Supplier of the Year
• Board of Directors, Greater Philadelphia Hotel Association (GMS) – President's Award
• Chris Pentz, CMP – Chapter Manager of the Year

1994

• Chris Pentz, CMP – Chapter Planner of the Year
• Kara Coleman, CMP – Chapter Supplier of the Year
• Bernard Watson, Chairman, Avenue of the Arts – President's Award
• A. Catharine Mills, CMP – Chapter Manager of the Year

1993

• A. Catharine Mills, CMP – Chapter Planner of the Year
• Suzy Sutton – Chapter Supplier of the Year
• Paul Levy, Executive Director, Center City District – President's Award
• Ed J. White, CMM – Chapter Manager of the Year

1992

• Tori Graves, CMP – Chapter Planner of the Year
• Pat Walsh – Chapter Supplier of the Year
• Meryl Levitz, Philadelphia Convention & Visitors Bureau – President's Award
• Michele Gambino, CMP – Chapter Manager of the Year

1991

• Bob Babilino – Chapter Planner of the Year
• Karen Colliton-Thomson, CHSE – Chapter Supplier of the Year
• William P. Hankowsky, President, PIDC – President's Award
• Linda Layton – Award Of Excellence
• Linda Layton – Chapter Manager of the Year

1990

• Rosemary Falvey – Chapter Planner of the Year
• Helen Adam – Chapter Supplier of the Year
• Philadelphia Convention & Visitors Bureau – President's Award
• Liz Ely, CMP, CMM – Chapter Manager of the Year

1990

• Rosemary Falvey – Chapter Planner of the Year
• Helen Adam – Chapter Supplier of the Year
• Philadelphia Convention & Visitors Bureau – President's Award
• Liz Ely, CMP, CMM – Chapter Manager of the Year

1988

• Rod Abraham – Chapter Planner of the Year
• John Pino – Chapter Supplier of the Year

1987

• Don Woodard – Chapter Planner of the Year
• Don Woodard – Chapter Supplier of the Year

1986

• Lincoln Colby – Chapter Planner of the Year
• Peg M. Mahoney, CMP, DMCP – Chapter Supplier of the Year

1985

• Mary Helen Madden – Chapter Planner of the Year

 

 


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