1. Annual William H. Just, CAE, CMP, Memorial Award Application

Applications must be received at ESPA Headquarters on or before November 18, 2016.

The Annual William H. Just CAE, CMP Memorial Award recognizes an ESPA member who has received their CMP certification and remains in good standing with the association.

The award was established in honor of the late William H. Just, CAE, CMP who founded ESPA (Formerly ACOM) in 1988. Just also played a key role in the establishment of the CMP program. The winner will receive a complimentary registration to the ESPA Annual Conference in Austin, TX January 6-8, 2017, which helps to support their CMP continuing education status.

* 1. Applicant's Information

* 2. Number of years in this position:

* 3. When did you recieve the CMP Designation?

* 4. Have you ever attended an ESPA event or webinar? If yes, please list:

* 5. Have you done volunteer work for ESPA or any other association (ex. committee, speaking, submitted articles)? Please describe.

* 6. How long have you been in the hospitality or meetings-related field?

* 7. Please list other industry positions held prior to current position.

* 8. Is there any other information you would like us to know when considering you for the Award (i.e. Awards/Recognition, community involvement, industry-related volunteerism)?

* 9. Do you have management approval to apply for this award, and, if selected, to travel to the conference?

* 10. Essay: Please submit a short essay touching on the following points:
1. How has the CMP designation benefited you?
2. What is it about you or the work you do that makes servicing so important to you, your employer and your client?
3. How has your ESPA membership been beneficial to you throughout the CMP Process and/or throughout your career?