Incentives Industry News

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Industry News and Bulletins

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Meeting Experts Launch Eventure

We all appreciate a high-quality gift, and meeting and event attendees are no different. But delighting your attendees with an engaging gift leading up to a virtual event is tedious and extremely time consuming for the meeting planner. Now there’s a new solution with Eventure.

IRF Releases Reward Preferences Study

The Incentive Research Foundation announced the release of "Reward Preferences: Making a Lasting Impression on Incentive Program Participants," a comprehensive review of how to select and present rewards that will increase motivation and make a lasting impact on employees.

Echo Valley Meats to Reach Promo Market

Shark Tank success story Echo Valley Meats is entering the promotional product market as a supplier of meats, cheese, treats as well as branded YETI products.

Wayne Roberts Recognized by IMA

Wayne Roberts, retired industry leader, received the Incentive Marketing Association (IMA) Lifetime Achievement Award during the recent IMA's Virtual Summit Awards.

Donnelly Earns Karen Renk Award

The Incentive Marketing Association (IMA) honored Mike Donnelly, CPIM, president, Hinda Incentives, with the Karen Renk Award during the recent IMA Virtual Summit Awards ceremony.

IMA Honors Volunteers With Spirit Awards

The Incentive Marketing Association (IMA), which advocates for and promotes the use of incentives and recognition to improve business performance, took time during its recent IMA Virtual Summit, to recognize the organization's own outstanding volunteers with the IMA's Spirit Award.

PPAI Celebrates Promotional Products

October 5-9 is Promotional Products Work! Week, an international grassroots event led by the Promotional Products Association International and the promotional products industry.

IMA Announces Excellence Awards Winners

The Incentive Marketing Association (IMA) presented its 2020 Excellence Awards at a virtual ceremony. This year's newly revamped Excellence Awards provided more categories to enable the IMA to recognize the increasingly important role of incentives and recognition in improving business performance.

IRF Releases Study on Program Design

The Incentive Research Foundation announced the release of Incentive Program Design for Crisis Recovery, a study of strategies and best practices for incentive program design.

Cristiano Miano Earns President's Award

Cristiano Miano, CPIM, CEO Grupo Digi, Sau Paulo, Brazil, was honored with the 2020 IMA President's Award at the recent Incentive Marketing Association (IMA) Virtual Summit Awards.

IRF Introduces Virtual Event

The Incentive Research Foundation is introducing a new virtual industry event. Over the course of the afternoons of December 1 and 2, UNvitational: An IRF Virtual Experience will offer incentive professionals unexpected approaches to education and networking.

IRF Looks at Tech Company Rewards

The Incentive Research Foundation released "What Top Performing Technology Companies Do Differently for Incentives and Rewards," a thorough analysis of the technology segment included in the 2020 IRF Top Performer Study, released earlier this year.

Capresso Promotes Iced Tea Maker

A top-selling mainstay of the Capresso line, the Iced Tea Maker is trending because of its appealing promise to save consumers money while improving their quality of life.

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