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August 2019

IRF Study Shows High Rates of Incentive Program Changes to Comply With Regulations

The Incentive Research Foundation (IRF) announced the release of its signature study, "2019 U.S. Federal Regulations and Non-Cash Awards." This research into program owners' understanding of U.S. regulatory and tax requirements reveals a high rate of change in incentive program design due to a perceived need to make accommodations to comply with regulations.

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Survey Says: Most Companies Engage in Recognition

A survey conducted by WorldatWork with underwriting support from Maritz Motivation reveals that the vast majority of companies are recognizing employees both informally and, increasingly, through a formal company-wide program.

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Killingback Elected IMA President

The Incentive Marketing Association has elected Don Killingback, director of business development, Wyndham Destinations, its 2019-2020 board president, and announced new officers and directors.

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Mike Landry Receives 2019 IMA President's Award

Mike Landry, CPIM, vice president, special markets, Tumi, was honored with the 2019 IMA President's Award at the association's annual Summit in Chicago.

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IMA Announces 2019 Circle of Excellence Award Winners

The Incentive Marketing Association presented its 2019 Circle of Excellence Awards, recognizing incentive, reward and recognition programs that are raising the bar.

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Rymax Adds Nine New Brands

Rymax, a national manufacturer's representative in the incentive industry, continues to grow its premium rewards collection of more than 400 brands with the addition of nine new partnerships.

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IMA Honors Cindy Mielke

The Incentive Marketing Association honored Cindy Mielke, CPIM, director, brand relationships, Tango Card Inc., with the Karen Renk Fellowship Award.

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