Paragon Events’ Notable Awards & Recognition


Paragon Events’ Notable Awards & Recognition

Renee Radabaugh, Enterprising Women of the Year


Renee Radabaugh named 2017 Enterprising Women Of The Year by Enterprising Women Magazine.


Renee Radabaugh appointed to the Association for Women in Events (AWE) Board of Directors for the 2017-2018 term, working to support the career enhancement of women in the event industry.




Renee Radabaugh named ‘Meeting Planner of the Year’ by Meeting Professionals International (MPI) South Florida Chapter.



CA Next List 40 Under 40Francesca Radabaugh featured in Connect Association’s “The Next List: 40 Under 40”. “The individuals…represent what’s new and next in the association and specialty meetings industry,” says Chris Collinson, president.




Recognized in June of 2015 as a StarChapter Preferred Provider. StarChapter and Paragon Events share a mission to help leaders of associations grow attendance, membership and revenue, and help board volunteers achieve lasting productivity


alhi-logoAppointed to the Industry Advisory Council of Associated Luxury Hotels International (ALHI), where she will act as an advisor to ALHI’s membership of over 130 premier four and five-star luxury hotels, both nationally and worldwide


OnePlus_logoNamed “Influencer in the Meeting Planning Industry” by Meeting Professionals International (MPI) and One+ magazine in 2013


url-1Recognized by Convention South Magazine as a 2013 “Meeting Planner to Watch”


St_Louis_Cardinals_1998-present_logoSelected as the official meeting manager for the St. Louis Cardinals Annual Spring Training Event for five consecutive years


WBENC-logoIn 2006, Paragon Events is approved and recognized as a WBENC.


WEC-logo-13Renee Radabaugh selected as a speaker at the 2013 Meeting Professionals International World Education Conference in Las Vegas, NV.


Logo_greater_orlando-centered_b-w_-_NegativeAssistant Director Kayla Schwenk chosen as recipient of the 2013 President’s Award by the Greater Orlando Area of Meeting Professionals International.


MPI_SECSelected as the official meeting manager for MPI’s own Southeast Educational Conference for three consecutive years.