For Immediate Release
Contact: Sara O’Neil
Marketing and Public Relations
Sandy Fenili, CIS, joins M&IW in a newly created role to develop and launch new services within Incentives & Recognition.
Meetings & Incentives Worldwide (M&IW), a global event management and strategy company announced today it has appointed Sandy Fenili, CIS, to the newly created position of Director, Insights & Strategy for Incentives & Recognition. Sandy is a visionary leader, devoted to developing and implementing innovative incentive and recognition programs. Through both travel and non-travel awards, she grows revenue, connects people, elevates experiences, and optimizes spend.
“With so much shift in focus within the incentives industry, organizations are turning to M&IW for additional insight on how to realign their contests and recognition programs with new revenue expectations. We are so invested in providing this insight to our clients and committed to making strategic decisions to support this growth,” said Tracy Norum, CMP, CIS, CITP, Sr. Director, Incentives & Recognition. “Sandy brings a tremendous amount of experience to her new role with 26 years of experience at a Fortune 50 company, and I am thrilled to welcome her to the M&IW team.”
- Sandy joins M&IW with the task of expanding and launching three lines of service within Incentives & Recognition. She will also be responsible for developing new business opportunities domestically as well as globally.
- Sandy brings more than 20 years of experience designing and operationalizing sales incentives and recognition programs.
- Sandy has 10 years of experience designing memorable top achiever travel programs and creating amazing attendee experiences including partnering with industry icons such as Disney, the Olympic Training Center, and the Seed School of Miami.
- In her role with AT&T, she developed the first of its kind incentive and recognition one-stop-shop portal and optimized spend by more than $10M.
“I joined M&IW because I was one of their biggest fans. I saw firsthand how creative they are with incentives and how passionate they are about the success of their customers,” said Sandy Fenili. “I know the value of a trusted partner. And, am now honored to share the knowledge I’ve gained leading incentives and recognition teams and addressing the challenge of how to continually incent and retain our top talent, move the middle, appreciate people for a job well done plus consistently communicate the value of incentives and recognition programs to leadership.”