2019 Venue Professional of the Year

Recognising the outstanding contribution of a venue professional to the venues, people and communities to which they belong in the last 12 months (Jan – Dec 2018). Nominations are due by 31 March, 2019.

The selection criteria to consider:

  • The Venue Management Association and Industry as a whole;
  • The community in which the Nominee operates;
  • In support of personal development, study, research and publishing of papers/articles of relevance to the venue management industry;
  • And particular significant contributions and achievements made by the Nominee.
Nominations closed 31st of March.

2019 Young Achiever of the Year

Recognising and promoting up-and-coming venue professionals and their valuable contribution to the industry in the last 12 months (Jan – Dec 2018). This award is for those who are 30 years of age or under as at 1st May each year.

The selection criteria to consider:

  • Current position of Nominee including tenure and time within the industry;
  • A description of career achievements to date, including the characteristics and attributes of the Nominee;
  • Outline of major professional and personal achievements;
  • And a written reflection by the Nominee.

Nominations closed 31st of March.

2019 Allied Professional of the Year

Recognising the outstanding contribution of an allied professional to the venues, people and communities to which they belong in the past 12 months (Jan -Dec 2018).  Nominations are due by 31 March, 2019.

The selection criteria to consider:

  • The Venue Management Association and Industry as a whole;
  • The Community in which the Nominee operates;
  • In support of personal development, study, research and publishing of papers/articles of relevance to the venue management industry;
  • And particular significant contributions and achievements made by the Nominee.

Nominations closed 31st of March.

Financial members of the VMA can nominate anyone for an award. Nominees do not need to be financial members. 

The VMA Membership Committee make their recommendations to the VMA Board, who will then make the final decision on the Award recipients.

Nominations closed 31st of March.