Sandra Wood, CMP was unanimously selected by the Hall of Fame judges as this year’s Industry Innovator inductee for her work bringing the industry a solution to the challenge of food waste. Sandra will be welcomed into the Hall of Fame at a special live ceremony on the opening day of IncentiveWorks 2015, which will be held August 18-19, 2015 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Toronto.
At the same time, the inductees in the The Big Idea, Industry Mentor, Industry Volunteer, Industry Builder, Rising Star and Industry Planner categories will be announced.
The finalists in each category are:
Chuck Schouwerwou, CMP CMM, President, ConferSense Planners Inc.
Shelley Williams, Director of Sales – Eastern Region, Caesars Entertainment
Industry Rising Star
Jaime Heinke, National Marketing Manager, National Speakers Bureau
Courtney Stanley, Strategic Partnership Manager, EventMobi
Mariella Irivarren, CMP, Manager – Event-Based Marketing, BMO Financial Group
M+IT’s Hall of Fame program was launched seven years ago. Its goal is to celebrate the accomplishments and contributions of meeting and incentive travel industry professionals. The staff of M+IT would like to thank all the members of the industry who took the time to nominate a record 56 planners and suppliers. For more information visit halloffame.meetingscanada.com.
IncentiveWorks is Canada’s leading tradeshow and conference for event professionals. For more information visit www.incentiveworksshow.com.