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Amp’d Takes Flight at the Phoenix Awards After Party

June 17th, 2015

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This year, GaMPI (Meeting Professionals International, Georgia Chapter), held it’s annual Phoenix Awards banquet at Atlanta’s hottest new venue, The Stave Room at American Spirit Works.  The Phoenix Awards is a ceremony to award excellence in achievement to those who shine in the events and meetings community.
Award Categories

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  • Planner Member of the Year
  • Supplier Member of the Year
  • Student Member of the Year
  • Shining Star of the Year
  • Chapter Leader of the Year
  • Committee of the Year
  • Rising Star of the Year
  • Hall of Fame
  • Hayward C. Cox, Jr., CMP Continuing Quality Award
  • The Lorraine Powell Membership Recruitment Award
Congratulations to the Winners of the 2015 MPI GA Phoenix Awards
Committee of the Year
Rising Star of the Year
Chapter Leader of the Year
The Gathering 2015
Chair: Sybil Lee, CMP
The Coca-Cola Company
Kalen Parks, CMP 
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta  
Andy Williams, CMP, TMP 
Destination South
Meetings & Events
Supplier Member of the Year
Planner Member of the Year
Shining Star of the Year
Jeff Whitney 
Event Transportation / Atlanta
Cynthia Alford, DMCP 
Destination South
Meetings & Events
Carol Hall
Augusta Marriott
at the Convention Center
Hall of Fame
Hayward C. Cox, Jr., CMP Continuing Quality Award
The Lorraine Powell Membership Recruitment Award
Hayward C. Cox, Jr., CMP 
Dwayne Keller 
InterContinental Buckhead Atlanta
Connie Bergeron, CMP 
Site Selection Solutions, Inc.
Student Member of the Year
President’s Award
  Sara Mellars
 
Kit McClung, CMP
Callaway Gardens
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The event theme was “A Spirited Soiree” as the event space was transformed into a classic and rustic setting.
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Afterward, guests made their way over to the after party adjacent to the event room.  AFR provided decor while Amp’d Entertainment’s Mike Walsh remixed the party!

 

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Congrats to everyone who was nominated and awarded and thank you to all of the sponsors to help put together this amazing occasion!

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Thank You Sponsors: