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Galveston Island CVB

Be a part of the selection process to pick the next PMPI Star to enter the Hall of Fame!

Click here to learn more about the nominees and cast your vote!

Voting will close at 5 p.m. on Thursday, May 22, 2014. The winner will be announced at the May Educational Experience on May 29, 2014. Click here to learn more and register for the May e2.

Volunteerism is the heart of PMPI’s success. It’s that time to recognize the BEST OF THE BEST in our membership and industry! We need your assistance to recognize our wonderful members who contribute by going above and beyond. The 2013-2014 awards nominations are now being received by the committee. This is your opportunity to determine who YOU feel has done an exceptional job for PMPI and should be recognized for their efforts. So please let us know who should be under consideration by submitting an application for that member.  
Annual Awards include: 
  • Member of the Year (online member vote)
  • Supplier of the Year (online member vote)
  • Planner of the Year (online member vote)
  • Rising Star of the Year (online member vote)
  • Committee of the Year
  • Marketplace Excellence Award
  • Distinguished Leader 
The deadline to submit your application is May 28, 2014.

Click here to access the nomination form. 
Take this opportunity to pass down your knowledge to our future industry leaders! This program was designed for students to learn from industry professionals and to provide the opportunity to grow from one another. As an industry leader, you will benefit from having a direct influence on the student’s career growth and success in the program. Don’t wait become a mentor now to inspire and be inspired in return. #PMPIstudents 

To apply and learn more information about Mentor Me, please click here
Irving Convention & Visitors Bureau
Upcoming Events

Join us for a panel discussion with industry leaders to learn more about what it takes to distinguish yourself in our competitive industry. This group of accomplished individuals will discuss their paths to the C-suite and how to build a personal brand that will help you stand out in your current position to prepare you for the road ahead. Our panel will address the importance of negotiation and taking measurable risks, as well as the challenges and obstacles they have overcome in their careers.

Learn more and register here

Get/Give the Gift of Education at a Great Deal!

Planner Special:
PMPI knows this event is too good to pass by so we have a special rate for all planners of just $15! This is a savings of up to $30 off our education event fees. Take advantage of this great deal 

Suppliers: Bring a Planner with You and SAVE!
Give the gift of education to your client and be rewarded yourself. Pay a discounted fee of $50 for you and a planner guest regardless of member status for either party.  

Once you register, email with the planner's name, organizations and email addresses by May 23, 2014, so we can register your planner guest. Substitutions are welcome at no charge even on site at the event. There will be no refunds for cancellations or no-shows. 
PMPI’s Career Development Committee announces dates for the CMP Summer Boot Camp.  Reserve your spot today as our experts take you through the "CMP International Standards."

Dates: Saturday, July 26 OR Sunday, July 27, 2014

Time: 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Cost: PMPI Member: $180, PMPI Non-Member: $280

The PMPI CMP Summer Boot Camp will be held at the George Washington University Mount Vernon Campus. 
2100 Foxhall Road
West Hall Building
Washington, D.C. 20007

Click here to register today to ensure your first choice date will be available.
Stonewall Jackson Hotel
Greater Phoenix CVB
Howard County Tourism and Promotion
The Boar's Head
Space Needle
AMA Executive Conference Centers


Please visit our website at to learn more and register for all of our events,
as well as information about the resources we have to offer you.