Outgoing ISES international president Kathy Miller welcomes attendees to the Atlantis Paradise Island, Nassau. She noted the association's progress over the past year in recasting its brand, improving chapter effectiveness, sharing information, and improving education offerings and member services.
Miller hugs Jen Poyer, CSEP, winner of the Mettle Attitude Award. Adrian Bell was honored with the J. Robert Graves Award. He also won for Excellence in Member Recruitment.
Miller (left) congratulates the two winners of the International Volunteer of the Year award: Deborah Bueckman, DMCP (middle), and Claudette Bouton.
Miller (right) celebrates with representatives of ISES Indiana, ISES Las Vegas and ISES Toronto--all honored for Excellence in Membership Growth. From right, Sarah Hines, John Humphries and Moriah Bacus.
ISES Vancouver, represented by Tania Newman (left) and Corinne Kessel, CSEP (right), picks up the trophy for Excellence in Communications. The chapter also won for Excellence in Programming and Education.
David Buckley, CSEP, accepts the award for Excellence in Special Projects for ISES Pittsburgh.
ISES Vancouver takes the award for Chapter of the Year.
Karen Eluck, CSEP, CMP (right), accepts the award for ISES Canada as Affiliate of the Year.
Miller accepts a gift of gratitude from ISES from incoming international president Brian Acheson, CSEP. ISES Live continues through Aug. 24.
ISES Live debuted in Nassau, Bahamas, yesterday, with a new brand message as the association for creative event professionals worldwide.