Johnnie C. White Jr., CMP, MBA; Janet L. Jakobsen, CMP, MBA; and James E. Rooney will be recognized at the 2016 Visionary Awards on April 27 in Washington, D.C.
The PCMA Education Foundation has elected its 2016 officers and trustees. They’ll take office Jan. 14, immediately following Convening Leaders, the Professional Convention Management Association’s 60th annual meeting, in Vancouver, British Columbia. Convening Leaders runs Jan. 10-13. Convening Leaders showcases innovations in event technology, meeting design and business event strategy, customarily drawing more than 4,000 […]
The Professional Convention Management Association has finalized its “20 in Their Twenties” class for 2016. The program, in its third year, is supported by Texas’ Austin Convention & Visitors Bureau and the Austin Convention Center and the PCMA Education Foundation. It’s meant to engage the best and brightest young industry professionals by recognizing them as emerging leaders and […]
Be smart. Be savvy. Be spectacular. That’s what the PCMA is promising with this month’s launch of its Business Events Series online training subscription.
The Professional Convention Management Association has named its new slate of leaders, all of whom took office Jan. 15. They are: Raymond John Kopcinski Sr., CMP, becomes chair. He is senior director of the Million Dollar Round Table. William F. Reed, FASAE, CMP, senior director of meetings for the American Society of Hematology is chair-elect; […]
The Professional Convention Management Association and BestCities Global Alliance have agreed to become partners in a global alliance/trade association believed to be the first of its kind. The partnership begins officially Jan. 1. “Becoming a PCMA partner means having a vested interest in strengthening, supporting and educating the industry and BestCities’ own mission to deliver […]