Fall Conference Winners

November 21st, 2015|Awards|

Last week many of you attended our Fall Conference in Amsterdam and had the opportunity to see, hear and feel great speeches during the competitions. The winners in each competition where: English Humorous Speech 1. Ivan Ottaviani 2. Colm Kehoe 3. Jennifer Rietbergen Table Topics 1. Percy Roland 2. Carol Bausor 3. Melchior Glatthard Spanish [...]

Live from the Budapest conference…

November 18th, 2013|Awards, Other|

Officially, the Budapest conference is closed but in reality it is still very much alive! Undeniably, even with a broken down router, something came across more loudly than 100 000 tweets could express: attendants had their heart beat to the rhythm of inspirational and entertaining speeches, to the kindness and care put by the organizers in every little detail, to the beauty of a city that still knows that live bands can add intensity to our European friendships! The beat of such experiences goes on and on and fuels the certainty of other memorable events to come… In this context, we are all winners! Some of us however are winners among the winners: they are our heroes on stage and you surely want to know their names, you want to see their smily face when receiving the coveted humorous speech or table topic award – be it in English, auf Deutsch ou en francais… […]

D59 autumn awards and promoting best practices

October 16th, 2013|Awards|

Yes, we went all the way to #1 and that’s our epic 2013 story we’re building anew in 2014! This path is prepared by each of you: your every day commitment, creativity, care for helping others reach their objectives, care for details, etc.: they bring us all closer to the stars!Some clubs and divisions have already now demonstrated outstanding skills for propelling our district to its common stratospheric achievement path and a series of D59 awards have been established to encourage and reward YOUR teams work http://www.district59.org/leaders/clublife/district-59-awards/ […]