Meeting professionals are earning 7 percent more this year than they did in 2014, an average annual salary of $81,000 compared with about $76,000 a year ago. The good news comes from PCMA Convene magazine which this month published its annual salary survey, something of an industry benchmark. This year’s survey was completed by 340 […]
More than 75 percent of meeting professionals have received a raise this year — but those raises are two-thirds lower than in 2013. Those are among the facts uncovered by PCMA Convene magazine’s annual salary survey, a poll that’s been an industry benchmark for decades. This year’s survey was completed by 371 association, corporate and independent […]
PCMA, MPI, ASAE, ISES … random letters, right? Not if you’re in the events industry. Explore them if you want to get more involved.
Details are out on the 2013 IMMPA InforMed Annual Conference, scheduled for May 21-22 in Cleveland. The conference is designed for medical meeting professionals, partners, suppliers and medical professionals. Keynote speakers at the May event are Steven Nissen, a physician and chairman of the cardiovascular medicine department at the Cleveland Clinic, and David Peckinpaugh, CMP, […]
A quick look at who’s been hired, promoted or won awards in the meeting and hospitality industry.
A couple of years ago I was asked, “How much is an industry designation — such as CMP, CMM, CSEP — worth?” My answer is just as complicated now as it was then. Over the years, as I have traded business cards and swapped e-mails at industry events, I’ve never ceased to be amazed by […]