Event Producer of the Year
The Event Producer of the Year Award recognizes a live event professional for their unwavering commitment, leadership, passion and contributions to the festival and event industry.
This award is meant for those individuals who work tirelessly to make a difference in people’s lives.
Victoria Jones, Port Angeles Marathon Association
Victoria Jones is the Race Director of several events on the Olympic Peninsula including the North Olympic Discovery Marathon and the Run the Peninsula Race Series. Victoria also works for the Olympic Medical Center Foundation to put on various events throughout the year to raise funds for the local hospital. Victoria holds an MBA from Champlain College, and runs a variety of business interests through her company, Peninsula Management and Consulting. In 2019 Victoria was awarded the Young Leader of the Year award by Port Angeles Chamber of Commerce and is on the board of directors for the Washington State Festivals and Events Association.
Phil Megenhardt, Bold Hat Productions
Phil is a creative event director with vast experience in event production and a passion for community building, brand activations, and flawless event execution. Phil founded Bold Hat Productions in 1997 on the roots of over 20 years of sales, marketing, and business development experience. As President and Creative Director of Bold Hat, Phil has created several signature Puget Sound area events, including nationally recognized Fremont Oktoberfest and Kirkland Uncorked, in addition to many corporate and municipal celebrations.