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Heidi Cerdas Monge, MBA | GME Curriculum Coordinator, University of MN Medical School
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January Monthly Meeting Highlights

January's event was the perfect way to start the new year.  Abundant networking opportunities kicked off the meeting at the grand, newly renovated InterContinental St Paul Riverfront hotel, which served a delectable lunch and played host to industry expert and energetic... Read more »
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January's Monthly Meeting Sponsor: Minneapolis Northwest CVB

Team Building Done Right Hearing the words “team building” can cause a variety of reactions, but it’s a good thing! With the right ideas and activities, team building can be a blast and truly worth the time you invest. We have plenty of ideas and experience to help you and... Read more »
Jill Reed, Sr. Sales Manager; The Westin Edina Galleria
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December Leader of the Month: Jill Reed, Sr. Sales Manager; The Westin Edina Galleria

Reason for nomination: Jill recently joined the MPI MN Membership Committee and immediately expressed a willingness to take on significant tasks and projects.  She offered to take the lead on the May Gala EMPI awards – no small effort in and of itself (I speak from... Read more »