Government Connections - Fall 2013 - (Page 20)

SGMP NATION Florida Capital Chapter The SGMP Florida Capital Chapter recently held its awards banquet and recognized a number of individuals for their service to the chapter. Award recipients included Chris Schuh, Planner of the Year; Wendy Priesand, Supplier of the Year; Claire Smith, Member’s Choice; and Janet Roach, CGMP, President’s Award. A special thank you was extended to Amy Brown, CGMP, for her four-year term as president and sincere dedication to the chapter. The annual Silent Auction for the SGMP Florida Chapter took place on August 13 at the Four Points by Sheraton Tallahassee Downtown. This event is 1 2 3 the primary fundraiser for the education scholarships provided by the chapter to attend the regional and national educational conferences. Supplier members provided multiple stays at hotels throughout Florida and attendees were able to support the chapter while bidding for great prizes! 4 1 2 Janet Roach, CGMP, President’s Award 5 GOVERNMENT CONNECTIONS | FALL 2013 Claire Smith, Member’s Choice 4 20 Wendy Priesand, Supplier of the Year 3 5 Chris Schuh, Planner of the Year Amy Brown, CGMP

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Government Connections - Fall 2013

President’s Letter
Editor’s Letter
Going PlacesTee Off in Texas
Finding Contract Solutions and Savings
Three Rules for Working with Difficult and Nasty People
Meet a MemberNick Hussein, DoubleTree by Hilton Bay City-Riverfront
Conference ConnectionMeeting Planners by the Numbers
CGMP Corner
Question for Our MembersHow Have Changes in Government Meetings Impacted Your Company?
National Updates
SGMP Nation
Advertisers’ Index

Government Connections - Fall 2013