2014 Award Winners
Congratulations to all the winners of the 2014 awards presented at the IMEX Gala Dinner during IMEX in Frankfurt. High resolution versions of these images can be downloaded from our press images.
IMEX-GMIC Green Awards
Syed Mubarek, Sands China Ltd Roger Simons of MCI collects the Green Meeting Award on behalf winner of the Green Supplier Award of the winner, Global Initiatives
The MPI Foundation Student Scholarship Award winner Irina Nikolayenko of Warsaw School of Tourism and Hospitality Management
Tom Hulton, IMEX Group, recieves JMIC Unity Award
Lyn Lewis Smith collecting DMAI Humanitarian for Business Events Sydney
IAEE International Organizer award received by David Dubois on behalf of Cherif Moujabber, Creative Expos & Conferencee
Clare Smith, Vancouver Convention Center collects PCMA Global Meetings Executive of the Year Award on behalf of the winner Phelps R. Hope, CMP Vice President, Meetings & Expositions at Kellen Meetings.
Steen Jakobsen receives the Site Master Motivator Award behalf of Sian Thomas, The Address Hotels & Resorts
View the previous Academy Award winners, since 2003 below.
Edgar Hirt, Managing Director CCH of Congress Centre Hamburg and President of the International Association of Convention Centres (AIPC)
Fay Beauchine, former President of Business Loyalty at Aimia
Martin Winter, CEO of Gold Coast Tourism Corporation
Trevor McCartney, General Manager of Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre
Pablo Sismanian, Inprotur, Argentina
Jane Vong Holmes, Gaining Edge
David Sands, Uwin Iwin, South Africa
Christian Mutschlechner, Vienna Convention Bureau
Indra Sukirno, Jakarta Convention and Exhibition Bureau.
Gordana Plamenac, National Tourism Organisation Serbia.
Adel Zaki, Egypt Incentives and Events.
Jonathan Walker, Tucson Convention and Visitors Bureau.
Airy Garrigosa, Barcelona Convention Bureau.
Samuel Koo, Seoul Convention Bureau
Rick Antonson, Tourism Vancouver
Trudi Wagner, Marriott Hotels
Rick Taylor, The Business Tourism Company
Jon Hutchison, Business Events Sydney
Suprabha Moleeratanond, Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau
Nik Racic, Croatian Convention Bureau
Yussef Husseiny, Jordan Tourism Board
Greg Ortale, Greater Houston Convention & Visitors Bureau
Liu Ping, China Star Professional Programs
Eduardo Chaillo, Mexico Tourism Board
Patrick Delaney, Ovation Global DMC
Joseph Sanna, Kenya Tourist Board
Pieter A Van der Hoeven, PG International Consulting
Jane Schuldt, World Marketing Group
Barbra Albrecht, Switzerland Convention & Incentive Bureau
Angeline Lue, South African Tourism Convention Bureau
Walter Foletti, Expoforce AG
Pierre Heumann, ANAe
Gillian Taylor, Abu Dhabi Tourism Authority
Ana Maria Viscalles, Puerto Rico Convention Bureau
Gary Grimmer, Gary Grimmer & Company
Jean Christophe Espinosa, Director of Marketing and Promotion for Brunei Tourism
Gregory Kurdian, founder of Sunbound Bahamas
Alec Gilbert, CEO of Durban International Convention Centre (ICC)
Tatjana Radovic, Congress Manager of the Ljubljana Tourist Board of Slovenia
Bill Fontgivell, Hotel Rey Juan Carlos I, Barcelona
Elhamy Elzayat, Emeco Travel, Cairo
Eduardo Sanovicz, Reed Travel Exhibitions Brazil
Alan Trotter, Conventions & Incentives, New Zealand
Maarten Vanneste, Abbit Meeting Support, Belgium
Peggy Lau, Pacific World, Hong Kong
Jack Munro, Edinburgh and Lothians Tourist Board
Arnaldo Nardone, Radisson Montevideo
Sumaira Isaacs, MCI Dubai, UAE
Rob Spalding, Association Meetings International, UK
Anthony Wong, Asian Overland Services
Anne Wallin Rodven, Oslo Convention Bureau
George Crossland, Africa Reps
Jim Germain, USA Hosts