Industry Roundtable

17th Annual Industry Roundtable: The State of the Industry

by Leo Jakobson | November 20, 2018

The growing corporate focus on engagement and retention will earn the incentive, recognition and reward industry a seat at the table.


Incentive's 17th Annual Industry Roundtable: Rymax Marketing Services' Paul Gordon

by Leo Jakobson | November 06, 2018
Paul Gordon discusses how incentives drive innovation, imagination and productivity to help businesses grow, and the importance of giving award recipients choice.

Incentive's 17th Annual Industry Roundtable: EGR International's Jennifer Scavina

by Leo Jakobson | October 30, 2018
Jennifer Scavina of EGR International discusses what makes an award most motivating, and the importance of personal choice.

Incentive's 17th Annual Industry Roundtable: The IRF's Allan Schweyer

by Leo Jakobson | October 23, 2018
Allan Schweyer of the Incentive Research Foundation discusses the need to attract, retain and inspire employees, and the importance of making rewards personal.

Incentive's 17th Annual Industry Roundtable: Ovation Global DMC's Hugo Slimbrouck

by Leo Jakobson | October 15, 2018
Hugo Slimbrouck of Ovation Global DMC discusses the state of incentives around the world and why spending time face-to-face is so important to sales.

Incentive's 17th Annual Industry Roundtable: Madison Performance Group's Mike Ryan

by Leo Jakobson | October 08, 2018
Mike Ryan of Madison Performance Group discusses the reasons it's not enough to just engage employees anymore and why incentive awards are so desirable.

Incentive's 17th Annual Industry Roundtable: GC Incentives' Cindy Mielke

by Leo Jakobson | October 01, 2018
Mielke discusses the importance of building a culture of recognition as a recruiting and retention tool, and how the way an award is given makes it motivating.

Incentive's 17th Annual Industry Roundtable: ALHI's Josh Lesnick

by Leo Jakobson | September 26, 2018
ALHI's Josh Lesnick discusses the challenges of the more personalized experiences incentive travel participants expect, how incentives can reinforce retention, and the importance of making incentive experiences memorable.

Incentive's 17th Annual Industry Roundtable: Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts' Lynn Pavony

by Leo Jakobson | September 18, 2018
Lynn Pavony discusses the challenges that come with incentive programs getting larger, the ways a well-run incentive program can help retain top talent and what makes an award motivating.

Incentive's 17th Annual Industry Roundtable: German Convention Bureau's Linda Nuss

by Leo Jakobson | September 11, 2018
The regional manager for North America of the German Convention Bureau discusses the growing demand for very exclusive destinations and the importance of recognition to millennials.

Incentive's 17th Annual Industry Roundtable: Citizen's Richard L. Low

by Leo Jakobson | September 04, 2018
The vice president of special markets for Citizen discusses the value of recognition, rewards and retention, as well as what makes an award motivating.

Incentive's 17th Annual Industry Roundtable: One10's Bob Miller

by Leo Jakobson | August 28, 2018
Bob Miller of One10 discusses building a high-performance culture, and culture of innovation, in the face of disruption, while attracting and retaining top talent.