Incentive Newsline: ADME Honors Its Own
The Association of Destination Management
Executives, based in Dayton, Ohio, has named the winners
of its first annual achievement awards.
In the category of “best innovative event, $25,000 and under,”
the winner was The Arrangers DMC, based in Denver. For “best
innovative event, $25,001-$75,000,” St.Louis-based MAC Meetings
& Events took top honors, as did Destination St. Louis for
“best innovative event, $75,001 and above.”
PRA Destination Management, San Francisco, was rewarded for
“best transportation logistics.”
For the category of “best team-building activity,” Atlanta
Arrangements Inc. took top honors.
The Key Event & Helen Moskovitz Group in Nashville won for
“best tour program,” while MAC Meetings & Events took the prize
for “best recreational activity.”
Three individuals also were honored for their efforts: Pat
Schaumann, CMP, CSEP, DMCP, president of MAC Meetings & Events,
was named destination management professional of the year. Lorri
Blake of Atlanta-based Destination South and Julie Woodruff, CMP,
DMCP, of Destination Nashville, were recipients of the destination
management rising star award for young professionals.