In 2014, Martin Hiller, the Editor of Meetings Magazine, started the TOP 40 WOMEN IN MICE initiative that honours outstanding women who have made a difference in the meetings, incentives, conferences and exhibition industry. This initiative has grown from strength to strength.
The PCO ALLIANCE NETWORK has been working in collaboration with MEETINGS Magazine since 2015. Many of our members have in the past & are still contributors to industry articles for this publication on a regular basis.
Since its inception, the PCO ALLIANCE NETWORK has always had members in the TOP 40 WOMEN IN MICE.
- 2014, The PCO ALLIANCE NETWORK chairperson, Jacqueline Stumke, nominated and included
- 2015, Clare Coomer, Trudi Freed & Gayle Defranceski was nominated, Clare and Trudi included
- 2016, Gayle Defranceski & Carla Rossouw nominated, both included & Jacqueline Stumke received the Lifetime Achievement Award (only one of these awards per year)
- 2017, Cheryl Norwood-Young, Ellen Oosthuizen and Stephanie Luyt was nominated, Cheryl & Ellen included
Click on the image with the woman in the red dress to make your nomination