MPI Empire Awards 2018

It's time to vote! The MPI GCC Empire Awards is an annual ceremony, honouring the achievements of our current local chapter members. These awards recognize MPI GCC members who have displayed a true drive for innovation, high levels of participation, and have been a contributor to MPI GCC’s overall success.

Award Categories


Sponsorship Award: The chapter member who has gone above and beyond in
donating, volunteering hours, sponsoring monthly events, and contributing funds that have impacted MPI GCC’s success. The sponsorship award will be decided by a panel of impartial directors.


Supplier of the Year: Presented to a supplier member who has made an outstanding contribution to the meeting industry, peers, and to MPI GCC. Vote below!


Planner of the Year: Honours a planner member who has made an outstanding contribution to the meeting industry, and peers. Cast your vote!


Venue of the Year: Recognized for excellence in food, beverage, service, décor and creativity. Voting is below!


Student of the Year: This award recognizes an individual’s chapter leadership potential based on current involvement and personal future leadership goals. It is presented to an active member of MPI GCC who shows interest in pursuing future chapter leadership opportunities, and participates in furthering the success of the chapter. New leaders! Vote for them!


Volunteer of the Year: This award recognizes a member's outstanding involvement in the chapter through mentoring, coaching, and otherwise sharing of expertise with peers and others in the event planning industry. Vote for this one!


Excellence Award: Honours an individual who stands out as a contributor to the overall success of Calgary’s event and meetings industry. This member displays high levels of leadership and provides great mentorship to MPI GCC. Recognize someone below!

Voting Process: The award winners are determined by the votes cast from MPI GCC members. You must be a member to win, and you must be a member to vote. We welcome members and non-members alike to attend and participate in this exciting evening! Join us in congratulating your fellow colleagues at the MPI GCC Empire Awards ceremony - registration will open soon!