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Welcome to MPISCC

Congratulations to another wonderful year with MPISCC!

Meet our current members and see why they have joined MPISCC

Meeting Professionals International (MPI) is the largest meeting and event industry association worldwide. The organization provides innovative and relevant education, networking opportunities and business exchanges, and acts as a prominent voice for the promotion and growth of the industry. For additional information or to join, visit www.mpiweb.org.

The Southern California Chapter of Meeting Professionals International brings approximately 600 + members to the MPI global community. Our chapter membership includes some of the most influential meeting planners and meeting and event suppliers in the Greater Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, Palm Springs and Las Vegas areas.

Congratulations to our 2018 Award Nominees & Winners

President’s Award
Tara Gadsby, CHME, CMP
Bryan Quinan, CMP

Past Presidents’ Award
John Ehlenfeldt, CDME, CMP

Shining Star Award
Natalie Fulton, CMP

Lois K. Hauser Award
Natalie Fulton, CMP
Laina Pinella, CMP

Beverly Laing Scholarship
Ana Carrillo

Member of the Year Award
Sarah Diem – Winner
John Ehlenfeldt, CDME, CMP
Bernie Gaps
Larry Stafford
Laina Pinella, CMP
Eva Presenkowski, CEM
Veronica Puleo

Emerging Leader of the Year Award
Valarie Miller - Winner
Scott Calonzo

Chapter Leader of the Year Award
Amani Roberts – Winner

Sacha Tani, CMP
Kristin Twombly, CMP
Clint Upchurch