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2008 Meeting & Events Industry Awards Winners

The following awards were presented:

 

Platinum Award
Incentive of the Year
Tour Hosts Pty Limited

 

 

Outstanding Contribution Award
Geoff Donaghy
Cairns Convention Centre

 

 

 

Meeting of the Year - More than 500 delegates
Tour Hosts Pty Limited
Event: The 54th Asian Patent Attorneys Association Council Meeting

 

 

 

Meeting of the Year – Less than 500 delegates
Event Planners Australia
Event: 10th International Paediatric and Child Health Nursing Conference

 

 

 

Special Event of the Year
Limelight Events
Event: The ANZ Breakout Festival Grand Finale Event

 

 

 

Exhibition of the Year
Melbourne Convention + Visitors Bureau
Reed Travel Exhibitions
Event: AIME

 

 

 

Incentive of the Year
Tour Hosts Pty Limited
Event: The CEPSA Incentive Australia 2008

 

 

 

Public Event of the Year
Peter Jones Special Events Pty Ltd
Event: Victorian Australia Day Celebrations

 

 

Meetings Management – 8 or more employees
Tour Hosts Pty Limited

 

 

 

Meetings Management – Less than 8 employees
The Forum Group

 

 

 

Special Event Organiser
Great Southern E-vents

 

 

 

Banqueting & Catering
Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre 

 

 

 

Technical & Creative Production
Solution RED


 

 

Transportation and/or Travel Services
Murrays Coaches, Buses & Limousines

 

 

 

Meetings & Events Support Services
Adelaide Expo Hire

 

 

 

Meeting Venue – More than 500 delegates
Adelaide Convention Centre

 

 

Meeting Venue – 150 to 500 Delegates
Radisson Resort Gold Coast

 

 

 

Meeting Venue – Less than 150 delegates
University of New South Wales CBD Campus

 

 

 

Specialty Venue
The Mint

 

 

 

Operations Person of the Year
Chris Connelly
Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre

 

 

 

Sales and Marketing Person of the Year
Donna Kessler
Tourism Portfolio

 

 

Meetings Manager of the Year
Jan Shaw
Event Planners Australia

 

 

Y MEA Future Leader
Brylee McFarlane
Event Planners Australia

 

 

Metropolitan Convention Bureau/Tourist Organisation
Melbourne Convention + Visitors Bureau

 

 

Regional Convention Bureau/Tourist Organisation
Newcastle Visitor & Convention Bureau


 

 

Corporate Social Responsibility Award – 1-5 full time employees
Great Southern E-vents

 

 

Corporate Social Responsibility Award – 6-30 full time employees
WALDRONSMITH Management

 

 

Corporate Social Responsibility Award – More than 30 full time employees
Adelaide Convention Centre

 

 

Hall of Fame - New Members

 

2008 - 2011
Meetings Management – 8 or more employees
Tour Hosts Pty Limited

 

 

2008 - 2011
Special Event Organiser
Great Southern E-vents

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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