At the 2014 Meetings and Events Australia (MEA) National Gala Dinner in Kuala Lumpur Malaysia, Professional Conference Organiser Arinex Pty Ltd was awarded:
- Meetings Manager of the Year
- Meetings and Events Management Organisation of the Year 8 or More Employees
MEA recognised Lorraine Di Vito AMM, Arinex’ General Manager for Meetings Manager of the Year. The Award accepted by Arinex’ Managing Director, Roslyn McLeod OAM AMM AFMEA said, “Lorraine has been with Arinex for many years. Most would not know who she is, but she is the backbone of the company. She is extremely giving and supporting of our staff, clients and the industry. Lorraine has been quietly contributing to the industry behind the scenes for years.”
The Awards recognise Arinex’ services as a testament and accolade to their long-term repeat clients, many international meetings and their Australian Hosts.
In accepting the Award for Meetings and Events Management Organisation of the Year (8 or More Employees), McLeod paid tribute to her team, industry colleagues and clients. She said, “It’s surreal for us to win this. Winning this Award is a reflection of the efforts, desire and dedication of the Arinex team, our venues and suppliers who support us, and our clients whom we passionately work with to achieve great outcomes. This is a tribute to everyone involved.”
“Being recognised with the MEA Awards for Meetings and Events Management Organisation of the Year 8 or More Employees and Meetings Manager of the Yearis a double confirmation of the Arinex staff commitment to clients and industry. Congratulations to all the award winners, and in particular, industry partners with whom we combine our complementary skills to deliver inspirational experiences.”