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upfront new MEMbERS ASSOCIATION/NOT-FOR-PROFIT MEETING PROFESSIONAL Jennifer Green, University of Guelph, Guelph Gryphons Madina Kaytmazova, Canadian Tax Foundation CORPORATE MEETING PROFESSIONAL Marlene Griffiths, TD Securities Courtney Hogan, YWCA Toronto Corry Landry, BMO Global Asset Management Caileigh Perks, TD Bank Emily Pong, Burgundy Asset Management Michelle Posner, CMM, Grant Thornton LLP Cristina Simoes, TD Bank Group Vivian Taylor, Hoffmann-La Roche Limited Chander Kant Verma, CSF GOVERNMENT MEETING PROFESSIONAL Katrina Santiago, Cancer Care Ontario MEETING MANAGEMENT PROFESSIONAL - PLANNER Jenny Andonov, MUZIK Event Centre Meghan Baker, Eventive Marketing Deborah Breckels, Attention to Detail Events & Consulting Zilla Dias, DBS Events David Jewell, CMP, CMM, HelmsBriscoe Vanessa Kayseas, CCDI MEETING MANAGEMENT PROFESSIONAL SUPPLIER Ioanna Antonopoulos, CPA, CA, Hotel Place D'Armes & Nelligan Maggie Armitage, Old Mill Toronto Steven Barclay, Courtyard Marriott Toronto Downtown Laura Chapman, Vintage Hotels Joeanne Comisso, VIA Rail Canada Melanie Fong, Chelsea Hotel Toronto Tanya Gerber, Tanya Gerber & Associates Sanjeev Jadhav, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Toronto Metro Market Felicia Mongelli, Courtyard Marriott Toronto Downtown Sonia Naeemi, Cerise Fine Catering, Allstream Centre Lisa Natale, CMP, Courtyard Marriott Toronto Downtown Lianne Nieuwesteeg, Fallsview Casino Resort Joyce O'Connor, PSAV Canada Tess Pascual, Hilton Toronto/Markham Suites Conference Centre & Spa Amanda Renee, GTN Partners Inc Katherine Rutkevich, Chateau Le Jardin Event Venue Alexandra Sklierenko, Fogo Island Inn David Stempowski, Holiday Inn Toronto International Airort Erica Voicu, CMP, Fairmont Hotels & Resorts calendar of EvENTS June 11-14 MPI WORLD EDUCATION CONGRESS, ATLANTIC CITy June 22 GOLF TOURNAMENT, ROyAL WOODbINE GOLF CLUb August 16-17 INCENTIVE WORkS, METRO TORONTO CONVENTION CENTRE September 14 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING & VOLUNTEER RECOGNITION COURTyARD MARRIOTT TORONTO DOWNTOWN October 18 PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT WORkShOP & SIGNATURE SERIES November 9 PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT WORkShOP & SIGNATURE SERIES December 6, 2016 hOLIDAy GALA STUDENTS Yulia Belavina, Megan Bexfield-Brown, Humber College Andrea Birdsall, Niagara College Oana Blandea, George Brown College Iuliia Dengina, Seneca College Christine Garden Lindsay MacFarlane, George Brown College Zohayr Razvi, Ryerson University Joanne Salamat William Wong, George Brown College | | | MEETING * 9

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Meeting MPI Toronto - May/June 2016

President’s Message
Editor’s Word
Welcome, New Members!
Upcoming Events
What’s in Your Back Pocket? Essential Tools to Elevate Your Planner Tool Kit
Beyond the Job Description – The Unwritten Attributes that Hiring Managers Look For
The Do’s and Don’ts of Mentoring
Sharpen Your Skills with the MPI Academy
Destination Spotlight: Golden Horseshoe
Chapter Speaks: How Do You Recharge to Get Back on Track?
Member Spotlight: Finding Your Calling
11 Ways to Make Yourself Smarter
Learning Styles: Fact or Fiction?
Investing in Employees is The Best Investment for All
Online Learning: Friend or Foe?
iSpy MPI
Advertiser Index

Meeting MPI Toronto - May/June 2016