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    1. Ashley Newton, Tiger Oak Media.

    1. Ashley Newton, Tiger Oak Media.
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    2. Bill Reno and Karli Zimmermann, CORT.

    2. Bill Reno and Karli Zimmermann, CORT.
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    3. Jana Heinrichs, CORT.

    3. Jana Heinrichs, CORT.
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    4. Nicola Alesvizos and Julie Campbell, Butler Seattle.

    4. Nicola Alesvizos and Julie Campbell, Butler Seattle.
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    5. An impromptu dance party broke out among winners and finalists.

    5. An impromptu dance party broke out among winners and finalists.
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    6. Teresa Kenney, Northwest Meetings + Events; Kat Uzelle, Real Time Productions; and Julie Dodds, Visit Anchorage.

    6. Teresa Kenney, Northwest Meetings + Events; Kat Uzelle, Real Time Productions; and Julie Dodds, Visit Anchorage.
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    7. Judi Tsuchida.

    7. Judi Tsuchida.
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    8. Kourtney Spurgeon and Althea Conyers Achem, GreenRubino.

    8. Kourtney Spurgeon and Althea Conyers Achem, GreenRubino.
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    9. Brett Robertson, SHWorldwide; Amy Adams, Clearwater Casino Resort; and Jeff Kline, Clearwater Casino Resort.

    9. Brett Robertson, SHWorldwide; Amy Adams, Clearwater Casino Resort; and Jeff Kline, Clearwater Casino Resort.

On October 17, 2018, Northwest Meetings + Events celebrated its Best of 2018 readers’ choice awards at the world-class King Street Ballroom & Perch. The event included the magazine’s first inductees to our new Hall of Influencers: Niki McKay, Julie Dodds, Maria Corvallis and Rhonda Pedersen.

The International Live Events Association (ILEA) Dallas Chapter spread some holiday cheer at its annual Holiday Giveback. The organization chose to work with Senior Source and the Diversicare facility. Members of the group held a party for the facility complete with caroling, live music, holiday crafts and bingo—and of course plenty of cookies and punch. The group also collected items for Diversicare’s wish list, along with a $5 donation from each member who registered for the networking happy hour that followed the party.

 

On Jan. 3, the Moscone Center celebrated its long-awaited opening with a gala. You can read our story about the renovated and expanded convention center here. –Photos courtesy of San Francisco Travel

 

Meeting Professionals International Washington State Chapter (MPIWSC) held its annual auction on Dec. 7, 2017, at Novelty Hill Januik Winery in Woodinville, Washington. The auction wa s a fundraiser for the MPIWSC Educational Fund.