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#feature FROM CARRY-ONS to CONFERENCE SHOES - CONFERENCE Style at its Best BY BROOKE LATHAM F or those in the hospitality and meetings industry, traveling is a way of life. Some meeting planners and suppliers are at airports and sleeping in hotels more than they are at home. That is why traveling comfortable, light and smart is imperative for managing the everyday travel experience. Becoming a savvy traveler means keeping up with the most recent innovative trends, gadgets and styles. That is why we've scoured the marketplace to provide you with some of the industry's latest and greatest that will keep you traveling in comfort and in style. The Ultimate "Travel Size" Shoe Tiek Foldable Flats Boots are stowed away for the season, so the sandals come out and so do the summer heels! These Italiancrafted leather non-skid rubber sole shoes by Gavrieli are convenient to throw in your purse as a back up to wear after those 4" stilettos heels cannot bear any more mileage! They are available in a variety of colors and textures. www.tieks.com The iPhone 5 Hybrid Snap Case Battery Charger Horchow The famous home design company, Horchow, has come out with a sleek iPhone 5 snap case battery charger that provides a quick charge with a stylish look. The cases are available in a variety of colors. www.horchow.com "Yoga" And "Office" Attire Can Now Be in the Same Sentence Betabrand Betabrand has a line of dress pants that have a simple, classic design with a flattering fit and at an affordable cost. These ultra stretchy rayon pants have the look of business slacks but the comfort of yoga pants. www.betabrand.com 10 @MPIGNY SUMMER 2014 http://www.tieks.com http://www.horchow.com http://www.betabrand.com

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of @MPIGNY- Summer 2014

Ask the Board
President’s Message by Carvie Gillikin
Changing the Conversation – Meetings Mean Business
From Carry-Ons to Conference Shoes – Conference Style at Its Best
What’s in My Travel Bag
Day Trips and Weekend Getaways From NYC
Why It’s Time for a Paradine Shift
Rooftop Refreshment
If Trade Shows Were Uber
Meet the 2014-2015 Board of Directors
28th Annual Auction & Mixology Madness
Member Spotlight a Conversation With Marissa Lynn Pilku
Notes From the Field
New Members
Advertiser’s Index

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