Welcome to Our Virtual Synergy Awards Ceremony

Congratulations 2020 Synergy Awards Honorees! 


Meetings Professional
of the Year

Lifetime Achievement

Chief Executive
of the Year

Association Partner
of the Year

Stuart Ruff-Lyon, CMP, DES
VP of Events & Exhibitions
Risk Insurance
Management Society

Alan Steel
President & CEO
Javits Center

Joi Gordon
Dress for Success

American Society
of Association Executives

Excellence in Educational

NYC Impact Award

Digital Excellence Award

American Society of
Mechanical Engineers

Bette Midler &
New York Restoration Project

St. George's Society
of New York

NYSAE Distinguished
Service Award

NYSAE Distinguished
Service Award

NYSAE Rising Star Award

NYSAE Rising Star Award

Betsy Totten
Global Account Executive
Marriott International

Matt Schechter
Regional Director
NYC & Company

Katie Chambers
Community Engagement Dir.
New York Women 
in Film and Television

Mary Patterson, CAE
Association Manager
Jaffe Management

Presenting Sponsor

Technology Partners

Award Presenters

Patron Sponsors