VANCOUVER, Wash. – March 6, 2016 – Hubb is proud to announce that CEO Allie Magyar has been named a 2017 Smart Women in Meetings Awards winner. Designed to honor and celebrate all women in the meetings industry, The Smart Women in Meetings Awards recognizes the industry’s top female meeting professionals in five prestigious categories including Industry Leaders, Innovators, Entrepreneurs, Doers, and Rising Stars.
Now in its second year, the awards platform has come to serve as a celebrated benchmark for meeting planners nationwide. Nominated by their peers and colleagues, and ranked against hundreds of their remarkable, qualified meeting peers, these award winners earn top honors for their hard work and dedication to the meetings industry.
Allie Magyar has earned recognition in the Entrepreneurs category for her commendable contribution to the meetings industry.
“I am so honored to provide such a fabulous platform of recognition to our meeting planning community,” said Smart Meetings founder and CEO, Marin Bright. “For such a female-driven industry, it is important to me to ensure that our women are gaining the recognition they truly deserve. Women in the workforce have their own set of challenges to overcome, and meeting planners have an especially difficult and stressful job—I’m so happy to salute these talented, hardworking women and continue to grow our community of strong female leaders.”
“I’m excited and honored to include in this year’s list of the Smart Women in Meets Award winners, said Hubb CEO Allie Magyar. “I’ve spend my career managing conferences and meetings of all sizes, from car shows to fortune 50 user conferences—and now I’m dedicated to improving the lives of meeting planners like myself by bringing order to the chaos of event management.”
Smart Women in Meetings Awards winners will be featured in the March 2017 edition of Smart Meetings print and digital magazines and will be honored with a prestigious plaque at the second annual Smart Woman Summit on April 28, 2017 at the Ritz-Carlton, Denver in Colorado.