The Association of Destination Management Executives International announced the winners of its Achievement Awards on Saturday at The Peabody Hotel in Memphis, Tenn. The gala ceremony capped the group's annual conference.
Click here to download the storyboards for the winning entries and the photos of the recognition award winners.
Best Innovative Event under $50,000
"Siemens Distribution Center Grand Opening Celebration"
Best Innovative Event $50,001 - $100,000
"Acura Media Event"
Chicago Travel Consultants Inc. (CTC)
Best Innovative Event $100,001 - $200,000 (tie)
"ASAE The Classic"
Destination St. Louis Inc.
"Paint the Sound Country"
Best Innovative Event Over $200,000
"Philadelphia International Festival of the Arts"
Roberts Event Group Inc.
Best Public Event
"It’s Cool to be a Geek"
Capitol Services Inc. (CSI)
"Fun, Fashion and Philanthropy"
ACCENT on Arrangements Inc.
"Supreme Tour Program"
Best Transportation Logistics
"ASAE Annual Conference"
Destination St. Louis
Best Destination Management
"TIFF Behind the Scenes Fam"
Best Overall Program
"Starwood North American Incentive"
AlliedPRA Destination Management San Francisco
MAC Meetings & Events
Destination Management Professional of the Year
Kevin Brewer, DMCP
Joanne O’Connor President’s Award
Grant Snider, DMCP
2013 DATES SET
ADMEI's 2013 conference will run Feb. 7-9 at the Sheraton Centre, Montreal.