Congratulations to our 2018 award winners for their accomplishments and contributions the past year!
At Bid & Proposal Con 2018 in San Diego, APMP will formally recognize its individual and chapter award winners, the 2018 class of APMP Fellows (which will be announced on-site in San Diego), and the second class of 40 Under 40 winners.
Bid & Proposal Team of the Year
Hogan Lovells, a global law firm, for building a cohesive, effective proposal team that demonstrates industry best practices, thought leadership, and a commitment to the professional development of its members.
Chapter Chair of the Year
Bruce Farrell, an employee of Plante Moran, for being a chapter leader who demonstrates responsiveness, innovation, and leadership in growing and sustaining the APMP Greater Midwest chapter.
Chapter Communications Award
The APMP UK chapter for its concise, clear and effective web and print communications to support its more than 20 annual chapter events.
Chapter Member Connection Award
The National Capital Area chapter for its focus on bringing APMP members together through innovative networking events like its Member Appreciation night.
Evolving Chapter of the Year
The Maple Leaf chapter for being a group that has shifted its services and/or member benefits in the past year to address marketplace needs—namely, for its efforts to make its chapter bilingual to address the two official languages in Canada.
Executive Summary of the Year
McElhanney, an engineering, surveying, and mapping company, recognized for its Executive Summary submission, which was evaluated for strength in writing, clarity, and persuasiveness.
John Elder Journal Award
Amber Hart for “A Case for Diversification in Proposal Consulting: Why Transitioning from Government to Commercial Is Smart,” Spring 2017
Proposal and Bid Industry Executive of the Year
Krystn Gull, recognized as an industry professional who stands out as a thought leader for her efforts in promoting and advancing the profession, not only through her involvement with APMP chapters but also in her roles in her career.
The Stephen P. Shipley Award for Chapter of the Year
Florida Sunshine Chapter for tirelessly working to connect members and positively putting APMP members first – focusing on their personal and professional accomplishments in 2017.
Vendor of the Year
Shipley Associates for its exemplary writing contribution in support of APMP’s certification program and Body of Knowledge throughout 2017.
See also this year's 40 Under 40 winners
and APMP Fellows
(to be announced soon).