VA Voice - April 16, 2018 Print


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President's Report

Thank you to everyone who attended our Global Meetings Industry Day event last week! We had a great time taking a deep dive on connecting with speaker Jay Gubrud. If you know of an industry friend that is considering joining MPI Virginia, make sure they know about the #GMID promotion - Use Promo code: MPIGMID18 from April 10th-25th for $100 Off new Premier and Preferred MPI memberships!

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Annual Conference

Speaker Spotlight

Richard Coughlan is an award-winning speaker and educator who has delivered engaging talks to professional audiences for more than 20 years. Following a successful career in the hospitality industry that culminated with a position on the management team at The Pebble Beach Resorts, Richard pursued graduate studies at the University of Arizona, where he earned both an MBA and a Ph.D. in judgment and decision making. Since joining the faculty at University of Richmond in 1998, he has taught popular courses on a variety of business topics to audiences ranging from undergraduates to chief executives. In recognition of his work, he received the University’s Distinguished Educator Award and was named “Best in Class” by PCMA. He now serves as a trainer, consultant and coach for a variety of clients including CarMax, Dominion, The Martin Agency and Virginia Bankers Association.

See Richard speak at Revolutionize: MPI Virginia's 2018 Annual Conference. Coference registration is open!

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Upcoming Events

Annual Board Retreat
May 17-18, 2018
Airlie - Warrenton, VA

MPI Virginia Incoming Chair Retreat
June 7, 2018
Independence Golf Club - Midlothian, VA

MPI Virgina Board Induction & MPI After 5PM
June 7, 2018
Independence Golf Club - Midlotian, VA

July 2018 CMP Prep Course
July 16 - 17, 2018
Virginia Tech Richmond Center

MPI Virginia Annual Education Conference
August 8 - 10, 2018
The Virginian Hotel - Lynchburg, VA

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MPI Moment

Will you be attending WEC 2018 in Indy? Let us know here and we’ll get together while we’re there!

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