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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@ kslresorts.com. MPINCC sponsorship opportunities are still available, but going fast! Access the chapter Web site at www.mpincc.org/assets/ 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 www.graberolives.com CASINO/RESORTS Grand Sierra Resort & Casino 8 www.hilton.com CONFERENCE & CONVENTION CENTERS Mission Bay Conference Center at UCSF 24 www.ahl-missionbay.com Network Meeting Center 30 www.networkmeetingcenter.com CONVENTION & VISITORS BUREAUS Ontario CVB 12 www.ontariocvb.com Sacramento CVB 6 www.discovergold.org Sonoma County Tourism Bureau OBC www.sonomacountry.com Tempe Convention & Visitors Bureau 11 www.choosetempe.com ENTERTAINMENT SERVICES Innovative Entertainment 28 www.inn-entertainment.com HOTEL & CONFERENCE CENTERS Asilomar Conference Grounds 16 www.visitasilomar.com Courtyard by Marriott Hotel 23 www.courtyardmodesto.com Holiday Inn Express 14, 15 www.hienc.com Hotel Whitcomb San Francisco 24 www.HotelWhitcomb.com HOTELS & RESORTS Cal Neva Resort Spa & Casino 24 www.CalNevaLakeTahoe.com Chaminade 3 www.chaminade.com Cheyenne Mountain Resort 28 www.CheyenneResortMeetings.com Dolce Hayes Mansion 22 www.hayesmansion.dolce.com Gaia Napa Valley Hotel & Spa 19 www.gaiahotelnapavalley.com Hilton San Francisco Financial District 19 www.sanfranciscohiltonhotel.com Historic Hotels of America 25 www.HistoricHotels.org Inns of Monterey 3 www.innsofmonterey.com Keystone Resort & Conference Center 4 www.keystoneconferences.com La Playa Hotel 18 www.laplayahotel.com Millennium Biltmore Hotel Los Angeles 27 www.millenniumhotels.com Tenaya Lodge at Yosemite 20 www.TenayaLodge.com The Running Y Ranch Resort 16 www.runningy.com HOTELS & SPAS Portola Plaza Hotel & Spa IBC www.portolaplazahotel.com RESORT & CONFERENCE CENTERS The Woodlands Resort & Conference Center 20 www.woodlandsresort.com 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 www.networkmeetingcenter.com 5201 Great America Parkway Santa Clara, CA 95054 TEAM BUILDING Total Adventures 10 www.totaladventures.com TRANSPORTATION Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority IFC www.vta.org 338705_Network.indd 30 | MPINCCperspective | VOL. 26, NO. 4 1 7/26/07 4:41:00 PM http://www.graberolives.com http://www.hilton.com http://www.ahl-missionbay.com http://www.networkmeetingcenter.com http://www.ontariocvb.com http://www.discovergold.org http://www.sonomacountry.com http://www.choosetempe.com http://www.inn-entertainment.com http://www.visitasilomar.com http://www.courtyardmodesto.com http://www.hienc.com http://www.HotelWhitcomb.com http://www.CalNevaLakeTahoe.com http://www.chaminade.com http://www.mpincc.org/assets/Sponsorship0pp07-08.pdf http://www.CheyenneResortMeetings.com http://www.mpincc.org/assets/Sponsorship0pp07-08.pdf http://www.hayesmansion.dolce.com http://www.gaiahotelnapavalley.com http://www.sanfranciscohiltonhotel.com http://www.HistoricHotels.org http://www.innsofmonterey.com http://www.keystoneconferences.com http://www.laplayahotel.com http://www.millenniumhotels.com http://www.TenayaLodge.com http://www.runningy.com http://www.portolaplazahotel.com http://www.networkmeetingcenter.com http://www.woodlandsresort.com http://www.totaladventures.com http://www.networkmeetingcenter.com http://www.vta.org

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

MPI Perspectives - February 2008
Contents
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
Advertiser.com

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