Site Young Leader Maciej Szymanski is CEO of VENITI S.A., Warsaw, Poland, and an innovator in the travel and meetings industry in Poland. In 2012 Maciej appeared in the 30 Rising Stars of Business of one of the leading Polish business magazines.
IMEX Chairman, Ray Bloom presented the 2013 IMEX Academy Award for Africa & the Middle East to Mr. Sand, CEO of Uwin Iwin, a company he founded in 1994 and today operates in Africa, the Middle East and Latin America. He is also Chairman and Co-founder of The Mason Sand Performance Academy, a leaders
The highest standard of excellence from Site was presented to Fernando Compean, CMM CITE, CMP, CMS, CIS during the IMEX Gala Awards night in Frankfurt, Germany, 22 May 2013. The Site Master Motivator award recognizes an individual in the motivational events and incentive travel industry.
Kelley Rickard, CMP, is a Corporate Meeting Planner for Novartis Animal Health US, Inc., in Greensboro, North Carolina, USA. She joined the company in 2003 after 17 years as a travel agent. She is a member of Site and the Site Southeast USA Chapter.
In 2011, a Society of Incentive & Travel Executives (Site) survey found that 84 percent of respondents expected to increase motivational travel use in the next one to three years. Bearing in mind that this was at the end of the world economic decline, the prediction has held true.