The MPI EMA focus on recognizing the excellence within our chapter. Only MPI Greater Edmonton Chapter members are eligible to nominate themselves or other MPI members.

Nominations for 2017 are now closed; thank you for your submissions!

Planner of the Year

The Planner of the Year Award recognizes a member for outstanding contributions to the chapter and the meeting industry and is an exemplary representative of our profession.  This individual strives for excellence, and exhibits professionalism, and dedication to further enhance the value of the Meetings & Hospitality Industry. This individual has a history of performing as a role model for other planners as well as his/her achievements in the meeting industry.

Mentor of the Year

The Mentor of the Year Award recognizes an individual who has outstanding involvement. They display Future Vision through mentoring, coaching, and otherwise sharing of expertise. This award is presented to an active member of the MPI Greater Edmonton Chapter who has made a notable contribution to the success of the industry through active involvement with the chapter and has contributed to the professional growth of his/her peers.

Supplier of the Year

The Supplier of the Year Award recognizes a member for outstanding contributions to the chapter and the meeting industry and is an exemplary representative of our profession.  This individual strives for excellence, exhibits professionalism, and dedication to further enhance the value of MPI members.  This individual has a history of performing as a role model for other suppliers as well as his/her colleagues in the meeting industry.

Rising Star of the Year

The Rising Star Award recognizes an individual with 5 or less years of professional experience in the meetings and hospitality industry that has made outstanding contributions to the meetings and hospitality industry. This individual shows promise as a future leader in the industry or in the chapter, and through commitment and willingness to devote his/her energy will enhance the value of the chapter and the industry as a whole.  Students are eligible.