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5 Things to Expect from the Events Industry in 2017  Event Tech 2017 -  contributed by Jill Blihovde, Business Development Director Showcore, jill.blihovde@showcore.com With a new year comes new technologies, new attendee expectations and new ways of working. So, what does... Read more »
by Clint Greenebaum, Director of Sales & Marketing, Crowne Plaza AiRE MSP Airport Mall of America, Clint@cpsuitesmsp.com
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PRICELESS In hotel sales, the hotel will typically sponsor one person to be a member in MPI.  This MPI member of the hotel sales team usually sells to the corporate market as many of the meeting planners in the group represent corporations and other companies.  Most members... Read more »
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iConnect 2017 February 16, 2017 ● 8:00am – 5:30pm Minneapolis Marriott Southwest ● 5801 Opus Parkway, Minnetonka, MN iConnect is the innovation conference from the MPI Minnesota Chapter. Come experience innovation across all aspects of the meeting industry—including food... Read more »