As part of the Australian Marketing Institute Awards for Marketing Excellence, the following high-profile awards are presented.


Sir Charles McGrath Award

Sir Charles McGrath had a distinguished record as a leading Melbourne and Australian industrialist, most notably as chairman of Repco, which was one of the catalysts for Pacific Dunlop. He was knighted for his services to industry and export.

Since 1976, the Sir Charles McGrath Award has been presented to those who have made the most significant contribution to the field of marketing through sound business practice, development of the marketing profession, or wider industry achievements.

Certified Practising Marketer of the Year

This award has been established to strengthen the position of the Certified Practising Marketer as a recognition of long-term service to marketing and long-term marketing achievement.

Chief Marketing Officer of the Year

This award has been established to strengthen the position of the Chief Marketing Officer as a recognition of long-term service to marketing and long-term marketing achievement.

2019: Fabian Marrone

2018: Lisa Ronson

2017: Vanessa Lyons AMAMI

Future Leader Award

Inaugurated in 2013, the Award promotes the critical role future marketing leaders will play as key contributors to value creation for organisations and recognises excellence in leadership qualities and marketing skills. Applications are accepted from March to May – please click here for further information and criteria.

2019: Akshay Sardana

2017: Michael Laps AMAMI

2016: Rosie Anderson

2015: Gina Lednyak

2014: Sarah Mathews

2013: Rebecca McSwiney FAMI

Marketing Team of the Year

2019: EY

2018: Consumer Marketing Team, Tourism Australia

2017: Curtin University

2016: Taylors Wines

 

Life Membership

The AMI awards Life Membership in recognition of meritorious service in advancing the objectives of the AMI in the profession of marketing. Life Membership is conferred on the recommendation of the AMI Board. This is the most prestigious honour that the AMI awards to members for outstanding service and leadership in the field of marketing practice and leadership.