The 2015 inductees into Meetings + Incentive Travel’s Hall of Fame were announced at a special live presentation opening the opening day of IncentiveWorks 2015.

M+IT 2015 Hall of Fame Inductees

(l-r) Mariela McIlwraith, Sandra Wood, Helene Moberg, Chuck Schouwerwou, Krista Cameron, Ellie MacPherson, Tahira Endean and Mariella Irivarren.

The 2015 inductees are:

Industry Veteran – Ellie MacPherson, senior vice-president, SM+i/Strategic Meetings + Incentives

Industry Innovator – Sandra Wood, CMP, Independent Planner

Industry Planner – Chuck Schouwerwou, CMP CMM, President, ConferSense Planners Inc.

Industry Mentor – Krista Cameron, Director of Sales, Destination St. John’s

Industry Volunteer – Hélène Moberg, Executive Director-Sales, Destination Halifax

Industry Builder – Mariela McIlwraith, CMP CMM MBA, President, Meeting Change

Industry Rising Star – Mariella Irivarren, CMP, Manager – Event-Based Marketing, BMO Financial Group

The Big Idea – Tahira Endean, CMP, Manager-Events, QuickMobile

M+IT’s Hall of Fame program was launched seven years ago. Its goal is to celebrate the accomplishments and contributions of meeting and incentive travel industry professionals. The staff of M+IT would like to thank all the members of the industry who took the time to nominate a record 56 planners and suppliers.

M+IT’s Hall of Fame Recognition Program is proudly supported by:

 2015 Hall of Fame Supporters