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sp onsor sp ot lig ht New Orleans Metropolitan CVB Omni Hotel San Francisco Ontario CVB Orange Photography Pacific Palms Conference Resort Pasadena Convention & Visitors Bureau Raleigh CVB Resort at Squaw Creek Results Delivered, LLC/WebRegPro Rollz Royce Limousine Service Sam’s Chowder House San Francisco Brewing San Francisco CVB Sonoma County Tourism Board Specialty’s Bakery Starwood Hotels Tempe CVB Tucson CVB Ventana DMC Italia Walnut Creek Marriott Westin Long Beach Wine Country Destinations Our partners support, partnership and loyalty make our educational programs ● and events a reality. Kudos to all! For more information on sponsorship, contact Megan Warzeniak, committee cochair, at (925) 377-0309 or mwarzeniak@ MPINCC sponsorship opportunities are still available, but going fast! Access the chapter Web site at SponsorshipOpp07-08.pdf to get all the details. inde x to a d ver t is e r s ATTRACTIONS/THEME PARKS Graber Olive House 29 CASINO/RESORTS Grand Sierra Resort & Casino 8 CONFERENCE & CONVENTION CENTERS Mission Bay Conference Center at UCSF 24 Network Meeting Center 30 CONVENTION & VISITORS BUREAUS Ontario CVB 12 Sacramento CVB 6 Sonoma County Tourism Bureau OBC Tempe Convention & Visitors Bureau 11 ENTERTAINMENT SERVICES Innovative Entertainment 28 HOTEL & CONFERENCE CENTERS Asilomar Conference Grounds 16 Courtyard by Marriott Hotel 23 Holiday Inn Express 14, 15 Hotel Whitcomb San Francisco 24 HOTELS & RESORTS Cal Neva Resort Spa & Casino 24 Chaminade 3 Cheyenne Mountain Resort 28 Dolce Hayes Mansion 22 Gaia Napa Valley Hotel & Spa 19 Hilton San Francisco Financial District 19 Historic Hotels of America 25 Inns of Monterey 3 Keystone Resort & Conference Center 4 La Playa Hotel 18 Millennium Biltmore Hotel Los Angeles 27 Tenaya Lodge at Yosemite 20 The Running Y Ranch Resort 16 HOTELS & SPAS Portola Plaza Hotel & Spa IBC RESORT & CONFERENCE CENTERS The Woodlands Resort & Conference Center 20 A special thank you to the following sponsors and key strategic partners. They are critical allies, making it possible to deliver the high-level educational programming and events our members have come to expect. All-American Printing Services American Exposition Technologies AT&T Park Bay Music & Entertainment Boston Coach Carmel Valley Ranch Catering by SMG at Moscone Center Charlotte CVB Coast Hotel Santa Cruz CORT Event Furnishings Cvent Fort Worth CVB Freeman Gateway Limousines Greater Phoenix Convention & Visitors Bureau Hartmann Studios Julie Chun Design KSL Resorts : • Barton Creek Resort , Austin Texas • La Costa Resort & Spa , Carlsbad CA • Rancho las Palmas, Rancho Mirage CA MeetingsWest Meritage Resort The Moscone Center Napa River Inn SILICON VALLEY’S PREMIER CONFERENCE CENTER Network Meeting 338705 • A Comprehensive Day 1/4 H Meeting Package Page 30 • Over 15,000 sq ft of Meeting & Event Space for Groups from 10-300 • Convenient to San Jose & San Francisco Airports • Over 800 Guestrooms within Walking Distance Network Meeting Center at TechMart 408.562.6111 5201 Great America Parkway Santa Clara, CA 95054 TEAM BUILDING Total Adventures 10 TRANSPORTATION Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority IFC 338705_Network.indd 30 | MPINCCperspective | VOL. 26, NO. 4 1 7/26/07 4:41:00 PM

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of MPI Perspective - February 2008

MPI Perspectives - February 2008
President's Message
Bulding Relationships for Work
Principles of a Professional
Love Alliances, Hate Negotiations
The Lost Office Relationships
My MPI - Paula Higgins
Member Pearls
Green Meetings
Chapter Chatter
Join the Ranks - Become a CMP
Destination Spotlight - Ontario, California
Index to Advertisers

MPI Perspective - February 2008