Official M&IT Awards Brochure
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|Organised by Meetings & Incentive Travel magazine, the awards event brings together the various sectors of the business to measure market reaction in rewarding excellence of service and product and to enjoy fantastic cuisine, fine wines, fantastic live entertainment and raise funds for charity. There are 19 awards voted for by the readers of Meetings & Incentive Travel magazine, plus special award: M&IT Personality of the Year.|
Click here to see the winners & finalists from the M&IT Awards 2013.
Pictures from the event can be found online at www.meetpie.com/gallery
Book your tickets
The M&IT Industry Awards will be held on 25th February 2014 at Battersea Evolution. Be part of this glittering, glamorous, black-tie occasion and witness the award presentations for yourself, and network with industry leaders and celebrity guests who gather for this special evening whilst raising funds which for the meeting’s industry’s own charity, Meetings Industry Meeting Needs (MIMN).
Book your tickets now
The M&IT Awards has sold out every year so book your seats early to avoid disappointment.
- Price per table- £2,700 + VAT
- Premium tables (Gold Circle) - £3,240 + VAT
- Individual seats - £225 + VAT per ticket
Please note that the price per table is for any number of guests you wish to seat, up to a maximum of 12 guests.
Become a Sponsor at the M&IT Awards 2014
Sponsorship at the M&IT Industry Awards provides a unique opportunity for any organisation associated with the events industry to achieve outstanding exposure to a captive audience of corporate, association and agency decision makers. It is also an opportunity for superb networking and entertaining clients.
Full sponsorship benefit
Sponsors enjoy amazing promotional activity to reach over 30,000 event industry professionals with each promotional email, great brand awareness on the night to over 1000 people in your industry!
Click here to see a list of sponsors for the M&IT Awards 2014
There are a very limited number of sponsorship opportunities available for the 2014 event, starting from as little as £1,495 + VAT, please email Maria Voller on firstname.lastname@example.org for further information and latest availability.
Voting for the M&IT Awards Personality of the Year is open, please vote now at www.meetpie.com/POY.
Join us at Battersea Evolution, where the M&IT Awards Personality of the Year 2014 award winner will be revealed.
If you know someone who has made an outstanding contribution to the meetings industry, above and beyond their own personal gain, then please nominate them and tell us the reason for their nomination.
You can nominate up to three individuals who you believe fit the criteria. Candidates should have undertaken work during 2013 which has benefited the industry as a whole – outside of their own personal, business or financial gain.
The M&IT online auction
The next M&IT online auction, in association with the M&IT Industry Awards 2014, will be open soon. This year the auction will raise funds for the meetings industry’s own charity, Meetings Industry Meeting Needs (MIMN).
Prizes are generously donated by suppliers in the industry and the auction is open to anyone to bid on.
Supporting the auction supports you too! By donating a prize to the next M&IT online auction, you will not only be making a valuable difference to the way disadvantaged people live but you will also receive outstanding company exposure during the course of the auction, highlighting your product, logo, images and link to your own site. Please email Liz for more information at email@example.com.
Registered Charity Number: 1110830
BDRC Continental, the leading service sector focused research group in the UK, will be presenting awards to the top brands from its VenueVerdict programme, determined by nearly 24,000 customer feedback surveys across 350 UK meeting venues.
Voting for the M&IT Industry Awards 2014 closes on Wednesday 11th December – Vote now!
This is your opportunity to ensure that the right organisations take the honours at the 2014 Meetings & Incentive Travel Industry Awards. The strength of the M&IT Awards is its democratic process. There are no judging panels, no vested interests and no favours. Your votes decide! But more than anything, the success of the M&IT Awards depends upon a high volume of voting – the greater the number, the more likely the result is to reflect the views of the market. The votes are counted by the independent Audit Bureau of Circulations (ABC) and therefore nobody can question the validity of the results.
Vote for your favourite suppliers now and you will automatically be entered into the prize draw for a chance to win 2 complimentary return economy flights courtesy of Air Mauritius and Mauritius Tourism Promotion Authority along with a four night break at the 5 Star One&Only Le Saint Géran in Mauritius, including buffet breakfast at the restaurant and transfers to and from the resort with a full-day catamaran cruise courtesy of Connections DMC.
|Canvass for votes|
If you are striving to win an M&IT Industry Award for 2014, we have created some details to assist you when canvassing for votes. Find out more by visiting www.meetpie.com/MITAwardsCanvass where you will find all the canvassing and voting rules, together with a hard copy voting flyer to download.
Gala Presentation Dinner
Make sure you attend the networking event of the year – the UK event industry’s biggest and original awards dinner with over 1000 industry professionals
25th February 2014
London’s spectacular events venue, Battersea Evolution
Champagne reception - 18:00
Dinner & awards ceremony - from 19:00
Dance the night away to our live band with carriages at 01:00
“A leading event for any serious event heads!!!”
Sandra Fontaine, Senior Events Director, Sanofi Pasteur MSD
“A spectacular evening taking industry awards to a new high”
Michael Hirst, Chairman, Business Visits and Events Partnership
“A great opportunity to network with the big players of the industry and celebrate the successes of another busy year all round!”
Nicky Brown, Brand & Client Relations Manager,Forum Events
“One of the very best sponsorships we have ever undertaken”
David Boyce, Dept Director, Tourism Ireland
“A fantastic evening to network with colleagues and celebrate the best venues, destinations, products and services in the industry”
Pamela Carroll, Marketing Manager, ACC Liverpool
“The best networking event in our industry. It is the must attend event with senior corporate buyers and agencies attending and takes place during the focal week of the events industry”
Hamish Reid, General Manager, Jersey Conference Bureau
“A fantastic example of how an events industry event should be delivered and presented!”
Marjory Brown, Senior Event Manager, Events by Appointment
“The biggest by number of Industry attendees I have ever attended!!! The night was very upbeat and it was not just about Gold award winners all nominees and Silver and Bronze winners also were engaged and could celebrate success quite rightly!!!”
Mark Gill, Commercial Director, YES (Your Event Solutions) Ltd