Nominate an Outstanding Member! Nominations Due May 1
MPI-OC’s success relies on the work of its volunteers. We seek your nominations in helping to honor members who spend extra time and energy on behalf of our organization. There are five categories in which you can nominate MPI-OC members:
Planner of the Year
We need your help. Click here to download the nomination forms, which outline the definition and basic qualifications for each award, and submit your nominees no later than FRIDAY, MAY 1, 2015. Please send one form for each nomination.
Supplier of the Year
Torch Light Award
Rising Star Award
Award recipients will be
honored at the MPI-OC Awards Gala, which will be held at the Crowne
Plaza – Portland Downtown Convention Center on Friday, June 12, 2015.
New Member Referral Program
to send in your member referrals today!
MPI-OC Scholarships Available Now!
The Scholarship Committee sees a very bright future for you.
Visualize yourself furthering your industry education and business networking by attending the Cascadia Education Conference (CEC in March 2015), the World Education Conference in San Francisco (WEC in July 2015) or the CMP Conclave in Reno (September 2015).
Earn your Certified Meeting Professional (CMP) certification or the Certificate in Meeting Management (CMM). These are professional designations that will look great next to your name.
If you already have your CMP, are you getting ready to recertify?
We can help you obtain a certification or attend an industry event by offering a scholarship to defer some of the costs. If you have ever thought about earning your certification or wanted to attend one of these conferences, now is the time. Click here to download applications and get more information.
We want to invest in YOU because we know the ROI that you will bring back to the chapter and for your professional and personal growth will be immeasurably valuable.
Got a Minute? Lend a Hand! ....
Customizing Volunteer Opportunities to Meet Members’ Needs
How do you get the highest ROI on membership dollars for joining MPI?
ANSWER: GET INVOLVED & LEND A HAND!
Tell MPI-OC what YOUR membership goals and we can help you identify which committee has opportunities that will help you meet those goals. Whatever the amount of time you can commit – whether 5 minutes or 5 hours – MPI-OC has a volunteer opportunity that will fit YOUR schedule. View the committee descriptions below to find out more about each committee. For assistance in determining which committee will work best for you, please contact:
Janis Ross, CMP, President-Elect, janis@EugeneCascadesCoast.org • Phone: 541-915-9479 • Click here to download the volunteer opportunities.