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CHOICES - Meeting and Event Planning Resources
The following resources were compiled in conjunction with a program hosted by Career Services for individuals interested in learning more about the meeting and event planning profession.

Associations and Resources

  • Meeting Professionals International: http://www.mpiweb.org/
  • American Society of Association Executives: (ASAE) http://www.asaecenter.org/
  • MeetingJobs.com: http://www.meetingjobs.com/ Meetingjobs.com is the industry's most comprehensive website dedicated to jobsearch in the meetings industry and is owned by The Meeting Candidate Network, Inc.
  • Event Planner: http://www.event-planner.com/ Event Planner's primary goal is to provide consumers and event-planning professionals with the most valuable and comprehensive source of event planning information. We are a free, reliable and user-friendly WWW site with all the resources necessary to plan flawless events in any major city in the United States.

Job Listings on the Internet

  • Surprisingly, MPI’s Web site may list more jobs in your area than your local MPI chapters. http://www.mpiweb.org/Community
  • The Meeting Candidate Network Inc. and The Incentive Network host this site and claim their job board has "up-to-the-minute national posting focused solely on jobs in the meeting and hospitality industries." About 70 percent of their positions are on the East Coast of the United States www.meetingjobs.com

Organizations that Specialize in Event//Meeting Planning

  • PMPN - PMPN is the world’s largest and most experienced on-site professional meeting planning resource. ... provides you with experienced, professional on-site planners who ensure that your meeting ... positive attitude, PMPN delivers. PMPN planners are located throughout the United States http://www.pmpn.com/home/
  • Professional Meeting Planners - Founded in 1989 by Lori Gershaw, Professional Meeting Planners is an independent meeting and conference planning company.   Our offices are conveniently located just minutes north of Boston, Massachusetts- http://pmpmeeting.com/
  • Conference Direct - ConferenceDirect is a hospitality resource company headquartered in Los Angeles, California. We have a solid reputation for executing detailed programs. We specialize in Site Selection / Contract Negotiation, Conference Management, Housing and Registration and Meeting Management Technology - http://www.conferencedirect.com
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