2018 MPI Awards Night
    Celebrate Our Members and Our Chapter

    May 17, 2018
    5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

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    The WHYY
    150 N 6th Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19106


    2018 MPI Awards Night
    Thursday, May 17, 2018
    The WHYY
    5:30pm - 8:30pm


    MPI PHL wouldn’t be a TOP PERFORMING CHAPTER, if it wasn’t for our incredible members. It is once again time to recognize those members and peers who have made outstanding association/industry contributions in leadership and professionalism.
    See who takes home the prestigious awards for:

    • Planner of the Year
    • Supplier of the Year
    • Tomorrow’s Leader
    • Chapter Leader of the Year
    • Volunteer of the Year

    We will also present Venue of the Year, and the President’s Awards.  
    Join us at WHYY on May 17th to celebrate our members and our chapter!


    Time Event
    5:30pm - 6:30pm Reception
    6:30pm - 7:30pm Program
    7:30pm - 8:30pm Desserts


    150 North Sixth Street

    Philadelphia, PA 19106

    WHYY is the leading public media organization in the Philadelphia Region, including Delaware, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and beyond.

    We are deeply committed to the needs of young people and produce more than a dozen local programs. One of the things that makes us who we are is that we are Member-supported and a not-for-profit organization. Support from people in our community makes up about 50% of our operating budget, with additional support from leadership gifts, corporate underwriting and grants from foundations.



      Early Bird Regular Late/Onsite

    before 11:45pm
    May 3

    May 16

    May 16
    MPI Members - Preferred & Premier $35 $45 $55
    Non-Members & Essential $55 $65




    # Name Company
    1 Rick Agudelo PSAV
    2 Courtney Babcock Chester County Convention & Visitors Bureau
    3 Brittany Ballester Starr Catering Group
    4 Nicole R Benner, CMP Blank Rome LLP
    5 Jesse Benner Arm Candy, LLC
    6 Allison Bishop Stockton & Partners, Meetings and Events
    7 Jessica Bittmann, CMP Greater Wilmington Convention and Visitors Bureau
    8 Kate Blunt, CMP The Logan Hotel
    9 Laura Callanan  
    10 Kimberly Capaldi Bryn Mawr Communications Group
    11 Adam Charlton Pinocchio's
    12 Shawn Clary Chiltern
    13 Jim Cohn Mid-Atlantic Events Magazine
    14 Julie Coker Graham Philadelphia CVB
    15 Maggie Cummings The Risk Management Association (RMA)
    16 Maureen Dee Advanced Staging Productions
    17 Catherine L Diem Hilton Worldwide
    18 Geneva M DiPalma HOTEL DU PONT
    19 Laila Ea, CMP HMCC The SOSI  Events
    20 Allery Elder, HMCC Spark Therapeutics
    21 Liz Ely, CMP, CMM Strategic Meetings & Conventions
    22 Jonathan F Esten Sonesta Hotel Philadelphia
    23 Brian Follett Chubb Hotel & Conference Center
    24 Cathi Friend ASTM International
    25 Alayna Gardner Richard Sandoval Restaurants
    26 Jeff Gibbard Eulie Creative
    27 Tim Eulie Eulie Creative
    28 Kristine G.P. Golden, CMP Bryn Mawr Communications Group
    29 Heidi Graynor the simplest of plans 
    30 Bridget M Haggerty Warwick Hotel Rittenhouse Square
    31 Ashley M. Hardison Nittany Lion Inn|Penn Stater Conference Ctr. Hotel
    32 Maureen  Hennessey Pennsylvania meetings + events
    33 Adam  Hrywnak  Pocono Manor Resort and Spa 
    34 David Michael Jackson, CMP Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau
    35 Elisa L. Jaworski The Nashville Convention & Visitors Corporation
    36 Linda M. Jones, CMP HMCC Pennsylvania Convention Center
    37 Russell Kice, CMP, CEM, HMCC  Pennsylvania Convention Center
    38 Nicholas Warren Kargel You Want What? Productions INC
    39 Christopher Keane, CMP Omni Hotels & Resorts
    40 Joanne Kolata Omni Hotels & Resorts
    41 Steve Kearney PSAV
    42 Joanne Kolata Omni Hotels & Resorts
    43 Ishmael Kolthoff, CMP Global Hospitality Services
    44 Tracy Kowall The Logan, Philadelphia's Hotel
    45 Daniel Love In Your Service Events
    46 DeAnna Lucas  
    47 Romina Magana Wyndham Philadelphia Historic District
    48 Bradley Magarity Associated Luxury Hotels
    49 Krista Ostrander The Reeds at Shelter Haven
    50 Jake Markezin Guest 
    51 Erica Mason The Westin Philadelphia
    52 Kellie Mayrides, CMP Cort  Event Furnishings
    53 Richard J. McCadden Kalahari Resort & Convention Center
    54 Tracey Megee Philadelphia Convention & Visitors Bureau
    55 Falan Mifflin Hyatt Place Dewey Beach
    56 Randy Misko The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort
    57 Debbie  Murray Dave & Buster's
    58 Jade Soto Dave & Buster's 
    59 Amrita Joseph Dave & Buster's
    60 Albert Palubinsky Hospitality Sales Professional
    61 Camela Pastorius, CMP  
    62 Dawn Patterson Guest of Nikki Benner
    63 Linsey Poletti, CMP SEI
    64 Jazmin Rivera Interstate Hotels & Resorts
    65 Miriam Rosenbaum Lincoln Financial Group
    66 Katie T Schultz Chubb Hotel & Conference Center
    67 Kelly  Shallcross The Warwick Hotel Rittenhouse Square
    68 Irene Silver South Jersey Party Rentals
    69 Kerri Sitrin Starr Restaurants
    70 Kristin Szaro  
    71 Nader Toma The Warwick Hotel Rittenhouse Square
    72 Jennie Udell Stockton & Partners, Meetings and Events
    73 Adam Seidel  
    74 Katelyn Weeks, CMP DCAT
    75 Beverly R Wise GW Event Management Certificate Program
    76 John Wright The Ritz-Carlton Philadelphia