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.
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.
2017: Michael Laps AMAMI
2016: Rosie Anderson
2015: Gina Lednyak
2014: Sarah Mathews
2013: Rebecca McSwiney FAMI
Marketing Team of the Year
2018: Consumer Marketing Team, Tourism Australia
2017: Curtin University
2016: Taylors Wines
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.