There are two weeks left to get your nomination in for one of Southwest Showcase’s new awards. Don’t miss out on your opportunity to be considered for the Industry Professional of the Year Award, or the Most Exciting Meeting Destination Change award. Application is easy: log on to the award application system and tell us your story in a few paragraphs. That’s it.
The Industry Professional of the Year Award is open to both planners and suppliers. Nominees must be currently employed in the meetings industry, be a member in good standing of at least one association affiliated with the industry, and have been actively involved in the industry for a minimum of 10 years.
The Most Exciting Meeting Destination Change award recognizes any city, bureau, organization, group or company that has made a significant change to a destination of interest to the event industry. Eligible destinations include hotels, resorts, cities, or an area within a city or county, among others. Projects submitted must have been largely completed in 2015 or 2016.
Nominations by members of any event-related association are welcome and all will be considered equally. There is no fee to submit an application. Nominations close September 15. Visit www.southwestshowcase.org/awards for more information, including complete criteria and nomination requirements.