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SCHOLARSHIP WINNER 2014 RECAP: Read MPI World Education Congress (WEC) 2014 Winner, Lucinda Mendoza, CMP recap her WEC experience here.
CONGRATULATIONS TO MEETING PROFESSIONAL OF THE FIRST QUARTER 2014-2015: Monica Sagum, SuperShuttle & ExecuCar, has been named Meeting Professional of the First Quarter 2014-2015 in recognition for her outstanding support of the Community Involvement committee's access to the Sustainability Tour at Oracle Open World in early October.
CONGRATULATIONS TO ANNUAL AWARD WINNERS: Nine annual awards were presented at the Annual Gala & Silent Auction and one more was presented at the Aug. 20 Professional Education Program. CLICK HERE to see who won these prestigious chapter awards.
UPDATED CMM PROGRAM: MPI and GBTA have joined forces to create the updated CMM Program. CLICK HERE for details.
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