Something To Talk About: MPISCC’s 2017 Awards & Installation Gala

MPISCC’s 2017 Awards & Installation Gala was truly historic in that it received the highest attendance of any gala of previous years. Hosted by The Beverly Hilton, guests enjoyed a welcome reception in the stunning new Wilshire Garden, followed by dinner, an entertaining awards and installation with beautiful vocal harmonies by the Gay Men’s Chorus of Los Angeles, […]

Hollywood sign from neighborhood street. Photo via wikimedia

MPISCC Community Outreach Focus for 2017-2018

During the Installation and Awards Gala in June, 2017-2018 Chapter President Joe Marcy highlighted three non-profit groups that MPISCC will be supporting for the year. The charities were selected by the incoming board of directors. My Friend’s Place My Friend’s Place is a thriving, professionally staffed drop-in resource center serving over 1,400 homeless youth ages […]

Learning Opportunities for MPI Members

Photo by Alvalyn Lundgren for MPISCC   MPISCC, along with its parent organization, Meeting Professionals International (MPI), is strategically focused on education. The chapter provides a number of opportunities throughout the year for professional and business training and development in order to elevate careers and generate exceptional meeting experiences.  Planners and supplier members alike benefit from increased knowledge […]

Discover the Disney Approach to Engagement on May 9

Registration is underway for MPISCC’s May education program hosted by the Warner Center Marriott Woodland Hills on Tuesday, May 9, 2017. Dee Byrnes of the Disney Institute will share insights for developing strong collaborative cultures within organizations with the MPISCC community. Their approach, which is centered on 3 foundations — Leadership, Service and Engagement — […]

MPISCC Proudly Announces Its 2017-2018 Chapter Leaders

The slate of chapter officers and directors for MPISCC’s 2017-2018 fiscal year has been announced.  The slate is the result of the work of the Nominating Committee which is headed by the Immediate Past President. The application process is open to all active members in good standing. Applicants are asked to provide statements of endorsement from employers and other references […]

MPISCC Annual Fundraiser at OUE Skyspace LA

Every fall, MPISCC raises funds to support its educational programs  via a party and silent auction event. The November 3, 2016 event at OUE Skyspace LA provided guests with an almost-360˚ panorama of the nighttime skyline and the opportunity to glide 45 feet down the glass slide. Located in the US Bank tower in Downtown Los […]