MPIOH 2019 - 2020 Awards Selection Criteria 

Leadership and volunteerism are the reasons for MPI Ohio Chapter’s continuous success. Once a year, we celebrate our members and their accomplishments. We need your help in submitting nominations for our annual awards event. Take some time to think about which members deserve recognition for enhancing our chapter and the meetings industry overall. The deadline for nominations is end of day Friday, May 1, 2020. The awards will be announced during our Annual Recognition & Appreciation Event on June 17, 2020.

Guidelines for all Awards

    1. Nominee must be a member of the MPI Ohio Chapter. 
    2. Board Members are not eligible for any awards. Click here to view a list of board members
    3. A brief statement must be submitted for each award summarizing why the candidate should be considered.

Nomination Guidelines:

The nominee should be someone that has contributed to enhancing our chapter and/or the meetings industry. Please give as much detail as possible to ensure that your nominee is being presented appropriately. Below are considerations when nominating an Ohio MPI member. 
     1. Professional/Career Experience and Accomplishments
     2. Leadership in MPI & Ohio Chapter Service
          - Committee involvement, chairmanship
     3. MPI International Service (state, regional, national, or international level)
          - WEC or Mid America Host Committee Chair or participation, etc.
          - Serving on an international board, task force, committee, special interest group, etc.
     4. Meeting Industry Professional Accomplishments
          - Awards/Professional Recognition and Significance 
          - Professional designations
          - Public speaking engagements
          - Published articles or books
          - Certification/Continuing Professional Education
     5. Active membership in other industry organizations: PCMA, ASAE/OSAE, etc.