Awards Recognition

2017 Richard Ross Past Presidents’ Award for Outstanding Service to the Incentive Travel Industry

Known as Mr. Asia for promotion of his destination and forward thinking attitude on incentives, as well supporting SITE throughout East Asia, join us in congratulating Jacques Arnoux, Managing Director, Faces of China.

About the Award

The award, created in memory of SITE Past President and long-time member Richard Ross, who died in the Sept.


11 terrorist attacks in New York City, recognizes an individual or organization that has furthered the vision, ideals and
ethics of SITE.

Embodying the ideals and impact of this award’s namesake, candidates will have demonstrated integrity, honesty, and faith in others, with notable contributions and long-term service to the incentive travel and motivational events industry.  

Past Winners

2016 - Martin Lewis, Managing Director, CAT Publications and a member of the SITE Foundation Board of Trustees

2015 - Patricia Roscoe, former Chairman and Founder of PRA Destination Management

2014- IMEX, represented by Paul Flackett

2013- Bob Vitagliano