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    1. Beautiful place settings set the tone for the evening’s festivities.

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    2. Kai Roberts Fu, Magnus Media Group. 

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    3. Merry Beth Turpin, Aisle of View. 

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    4. Niki McKay, Blue Danube Productions, and Shelby Sewell, Sanctuary at Admiral by Foodz Catering. 

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    5. The team at PJ Hummel & Company. 

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    6. Paul Hinderlie, GOBE Design & Production. 

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    7. The team at Sanctuary at Admiral by Foodz Catering. 

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    8. Dancer Ileigh Reynolds with Animate Objects Physical Theater. 

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    9. Donya Johnson and Rebecca Abram, Blue Danube Productions, and Marcy Collinson, Pacific Science Center.

Industry experts gathered at Seattle’s Sodo Park on May 20 to celebrate the winners of the 10th annual Emerald City Applause Awards. Sponsors of the evening included Herban Feast, Blue Danube Productions, PJ Hummel & Company, Animate Objects, Shindig Events, Immersion Events, Butler Seattle, Caren Morris Photography, Mike Nakamura Photography, Magnus Media Group, Herban Bloom, Sunny Umbrella, ABC Rental and Creative Coverings Linen Rentals & Sales. Congratulations to all of the winners! 

Meeting Professionals International Washington State Chapter (MPIWSC) held its annual auction on Dec. 7, 2017, at Novelty Hill Januik Winery in Woodinville, Washington. The auction wa s a fundraiser for the MPIWSC Educational Fund.

 

The industry came together at The Foundry by Herban Feast on Oct. 19, 2017, for our Best of 2017 readers’ choice awards. In addition to great music and food, beer tastings, and candid photo booth snapshots, Northwest Meetings + Events raised approximately $900 for the SEARCH Foundation through a silent auction. The evening was capped off with our awards ceremony presided over by emcee Ron Hippe.

 

This past May, the Emerging Sales Professionals Association (ESPA)—a Washington state nonprofit corporation that provides professional development training for sales staff from publicly owned convention and meeting venues—held its sixth Emerging Sales Professionals Symposium, ESP6, at Meydenbauer Center in Bellevue, Washington. ESPA members include sales professionals at all levels from convention and meeting venues in Oregon, Washington and British Columbia. The association organizes educational programs each fall and spring.