On Thursday, December 6, 2018, Diane Rehiel, 2018 Chapter President, announced the 2018 chapter awards. Congratulations to the recipients!
Annual Meeting Scholarship Winner
The scholarship for Convening Leaders 2019 was given to Lisa McGlashen, CMP, CEM, HMCC, Assistant Director of Exhibits, Meetings and Exhibits, American Association for Cancer Research.
PCMA PHL Partnership Award
The Partnership Award is awarded to a supplier partner who has continuously supported the chapter over and above the norm throughout the year. The 2018 award was given to Mid-Atlantic Events Magazine and Jim Cohn, Publisher/Editor of Mid-Atlantic Events.
Emerging Chapter Leader Award
This award is presented to an outstanding Committee Chair. The 2018 award was given to Catherine Joyce, National Sales, Ocean Properties.
Tower of Strength Award
The purpose of this award is to recognize a member for his or her volunteer efforts for PCMA PHL. The recipient consistently volunteered in the current year on committees and with chapter events and tasks. This award was presented to Shane Jackson, Senior Sales Executive, Philadelphia Marriott Downtown.
The President’s Award recognizes someone in the chapter that overall exemplifies service, dedication, passion, and heart. This person may or may not be in a leadership position, yet they still have gone above and beyond the call of duty by volunteering their time and bringing all they have to the table. This individual stands out as a member that truly contributes to our chapter in more ways than one. This award was given to Allen Anderson, Executive Director, Anderson Hospitality Services.