NOMINATIONS FOR MEETING PROFESSIONAL OF 4th QUARTER:
It's been an exciting year for the Northern California Chapter and our members have put in a lot of hard work! Let's show our gratitude and recognize them with a nomination for the "Meeting Professional of the 4th Quarter 2013-2014." On-line nomination forms must be completed NO LATER than Monday, July 21, 2014. CLICK HERE for the nomination form. It just takes a few minutes to submit a nomination that will mean so much to a fellow member.
CONGRATULATIONS TO ANNUAL AWARD WINNERS: Nine annual awards were presented at the Annual Gala & Silent Auction. CLICK HERE to see who won these prestigious chapter awards.
MEMBERS: Thank you for responding to the MPI 2014 Chapter and International Member Satisfaction Survey. One hundred sixty-six MPINCC members responded to the survey (19.7% response rate).
The chapter pledged a $500 incentive for a randomly drawn name from respondents. MPI staff in Dallas did the honors and we are excited to announce that Marilee Sonneman, CMP, DMCP of Spotlight Events Consulting, Inc. is the lucky winner.
Click here for survey results.
CURRENT MEMBERS: Are you up for renewal in the month of July? Renew your membership in July and you will be automatically entered into a drawing for either half off registration to WEC 2014 in Minneapolis, MN or EMEC 2015 (Feb.) in Poland OR two (2) complimentary tickets to Rendezvous 2014 (Aug 4) at WEC OR six (6) complimentary tickets to any chapter event (up to $300.)
NON-MEMBER PLANNERS: THINKING OF JOINING MPI? Through the MPI Foundation, Disney Destinations provides membership scholarships available for new, first-time members. CLICK HERE for more information and the scholarship application.
NON-MEMBER PLANNERS AND SUPPLIERS: Save $50 off your new membership by joining through LinkedIn, Twitter or Facebook. Use the following codes when registering:
LinkedIn campaign code - MPILinkedIn2014
Twitter campaign code - Twitter2014
Facebook campaign code - Facebook2014
MPINCC ANNOUNCES 2014-2015 BOARD OF DIRECTORS SLATE
Click here for proposed slate.
MPI FOUNDATION NEWS
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