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– Ann Margaret Young

Meeting Professionals International (MPI), the world's largest association for the $102.3 billion meeting and event industry, is committed to positioning meetings and events as a key strategic component of an organization's success. Learn more »

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by Justin Cox, Justin Cox Photography, info@jcoxphotography.com
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Up-Close Profile - Supplier: Justin Cox, Owner/Photographer, Justin Cox Photography

Tell us about your business and your current job. Justin’s corporate event and commercial photography clients hire him to visually tell the story of their business and events so they can easily communicate sophistication, technical skill and unique capabilities to their... Read more »
Nicole Palkowitsch, Associate Event Manager, Capella University, nicole.palkowitsch@capella.edu
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Up-Close Profile – Planner: Nicole Palkowitsch

Why did you join MPI? I joined MPI for the chance to network with other meeting planners and to gain additional experience. How long have you been in the meetings/hospitality industry? I have officially been a meeting planner for 1 year and 10 months, but before that I had... Read more »
Denise Woods, CMP, Associated General Contractors of Minnesota
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Quiz Yourself: February CMP Questions

CMP Questions: Domain E – Human Resources When working with staff or volunteers, diversity within teams is important.  Which aspect of diversity should not be considered?technological ability language financial need intelligence Role playing to learn and practice a new... Read more »