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MPI Member Spotlight: Shining Stars Natalie Fulton & Sarah Diem

By Nadia Chavarria, Contributor  Did you know that every event we plan at MPISCC is organized solely by volunteers?  Meet two members who have dedicated their time and energy to make our chapter successful.  Natalie and Sarah were recently recognized as being chapter Shining Stars i...

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MPI Member Spotlight: Amani Roberts, Owner of The Amani Experience

By Blair Potter, The Meeting Professional   My first experience in the meeting and event industry was as a freshman majoring in hospitality management at Howard University in Washington, D.C. I got a job as a banquet cashier and server at the Holiday Inn Crowne Plaza in Rockville, Md...

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Meet Alex Chan, the 2016 recipient of Beverly Laing Student Scholarship Fund

By Alex Chan  Due to my busy work and school schedule, I was only able to attend a few MPI events this year, but the ones I did were very impactful. One of the most memorable for me was the MPI State of the Industry educational luncheon held at the LA Convention Center. The keynote speaker was...

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Let’s Give Them Something to Talk About

By Joe Marcy, 2017-2018 President  It’s an honor to serve as your 2017-2018 President.  In MPI, you’re part of the largest meeting and event industry association worldwide. Our chapter has more than $557 million dollars in buying power and our members come from all over the re...

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MPISCC Community Outreach Focus for 2017-2018

We are very excited to announce the three wonderful organizations that MPISCC will be supporting for the year. The charities were votes on by the incoming board of directors.  Throughout the year we will have some exciting and fun opportunities for our members to support these organization...

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