SITE Member of the Year Award
The SITE Member of the Year Award is presented to a volunteer who has left an indelible mark on SITE throughout the year.
Congratulations to our 2018 SITE Member of the Year!
Benoit Sauvage, DMCP, CMP, CIS, works year-round to grow and promote SITE while concurrently working as the CEO of Connect DMC, located in the Dominican Republic and Mexico, with offices in Punta Cana, Santo Domingo and Los Cabos.
Winner of an IMEX Green Award, President of the SITE Florida & Caribbean Chapter and Member of the SITE Global and Events Industry Council Sustainability Committees, Benoit is also a certified Sustainable Event Professional.
Past Member of the Year Award Honorees
2017 - Ken Lyons
2016 - Brian Mordecai
2015- Stan Hershenow
2014- Patricia Perez-Sahin
2013 – John Iannini
2012 – Julia Trejo
2011 – Pam Spanjer
2010 – Madam Gu Xiaoyuan
2003 – Jane Halsey
2002 – Bill Boyd, CITE, CMP, CMM
2001 – Padraic Gilligan
2000 – Silvia Urcuyo
1999 – Laurie Sprouse, CITE, CMP, DMCP
Kevin Forde Spirit Award
The Kevin Forde Spirit Award is given each year to a SITE member who exemplifies the traits that Kevin Forde was known and respected for: generosity of time and energy for his fellow incentive travel professionals and volunteer roles.
Congratulations to our 2018 Kevin Forde Spirit Award Winner!
Krzysztof Michniewicz, CIS, is a past Crystal Award winner and the President of the board, ICP Group S.A., Warsaw, Poland.
Past Kevin Forde Spirit Award Honorees
2017 - Pamela Shepherd
2016 - Witchita Villacres
2015 - Geraldine Gatehouse
2014- Melaya Horsten & Jake Megrikian
2013 – Karim El Minabawy
2012 – Pablo Sismanian
2011 – Kevin Edmunds
2010 – Dr. Patrick Patridge
2009 – Eduardo Chaillo
2008 – Cosimo Bruzzese