Chapter News

September Educational Program Recap

A recap from the September 5, GMC PCMA September Educational Program at Miller Park followed by an exciting Baseball Outing watching the Cubs take on the Brewers.

October 2018 President Letter

October 2018 Letter from the President

October greetings from GMC PCMA President, Murray Ryan, including a brief overview of the September Educational Program, a call to volunteer and an update on the final Bowl-a-Thon.

Community Service Event at Cradles to Crayons

GMC PCMA members Wendy Carranza, Jennifer Nelson, and Carolina Basora took a group of Chicago Youth Program teens to a Cradles to Crayons event on August 21, where they inspected, sorted and packaged donation boxes for low-income and homeless children. Snack bags were also generously donated by GMC member Andrea Goldberg. “We had a blast

September Letter from the President

On March 13 at The Kympton Gray Hotel in Chicago, GMC PCMA members joined John Nawn, for his presentation, “Adopting Emerging Technologies for your Meeting or Events.” Attendees learned how to integrate emerging technologies into their meetings and events.

August Letter from the President

On March 13 at The Kympton Gray Hotel in Chicago, GMC PCMA members joined John Nawn, for his presentation, “Adopting Emerging Technologies for your Meeting or Events.” Attendees learned how to integrate emerging technologies into their meetings and events.

July Letter from the President

On March 13 at The Kympton Gray Hotel in Chicago, GMC PCMA members joined John Nawn, for his presentation, “Adopting Emerging Technologies for your Meeting or Events.” Attendees learned how to integrate emerging technologies into their meetings and events.

June Letter from the President

On March 13 at The Kympton Gray Hotel in Chicago, GMC PCMA members joined John Nawn, for his presentation, “Adopting Emerging Technologies for your Meeting or Events.” Attendees learned how to integrate emerging technologies into their meetings and events.

VENDOR SPOTLIGHT – Destination Canada

Our city’s premier meeting facility, Shaw Centre, is a state-of-the art, LEED-Gold Certified, 192,000 sq.ft. meeting facility built with sustainability at the cornerstone of its operations. So if you’re a meeting planner committed to sustainability and healthy living, Ottawa’s got you covered.

May Letter from the President

On March 13 at The Kympton Gray Hotel in Chicago, GMC PCMA members joined John Nawn, for his presentation, “Adopting Emerging Technologies for your Meeting or Events.” Attendees learned how to integrate emerging technologies into their meetings and events.

Letter from the President

On March 13 at The Kympton Gray Hotel in Chicago, GMC PCMA members joined John Nawn, for his presentation, “Adopting Emerging Technologies for your Meeting or Events.” Attendees learned how to integrate emerging technologies into their meetings and events.

Learning to Adapt at the March Educational Program & Reception

On March 13 at The Kympton Gray Hotel in Chicago, GMC PCMA members joined John Nawn, for his presentation, “Adopting Emerging Technologies for your Meeting or Events.” Attendees learned how to integrate emerging technologies into their meetings and events.

We Mixed, We Mingled at Holiday Mixer!

On September 19 at the Orthopaedic Learning Center in Rosemont, Illinois, GMC PCMA members joined leadership expert, Randy Fox, for his high-energy presentation, “A Leader Worth Following.” Attendees learned how to tap into their full potential and exude the qualities of an influential leader.

We learned, we bowled, we gave!

On September 19 at the Orthopaedic Learning Center in Rosemont, Illinois, GMC PCMA members joined leadership expert, Randy Fox, for his high-energy presentation, “A Leader Worth Following.” Attendees learned how to tap into their full potential and exude the qualities of an influential leader.

December Membership Challenge Update

Next January, PCMA Convening Leaders will be held in Nashville which is well-known as Music City. As we look forward to that event, the Membership Committee has chosen a song of the month to highlight with each e-newsletter.

VENDOR SPOTLIGHT – Montréal, World Leader in Artificial Intelligence

Our city’s premier meeting facility, Shaw Centre, is a state-of-the art, LEED-Gold Certified, 192,000 sq.ft. meeting facility built with sustainability at the cornerstone of its operations. So if you’re a meeting planner committed to sustainability and healthy living, Ottawa’s got you covered.

Visit Houston

VENDOR SPOTLIGHT – Culinary and Cultural Capital of the South – Visit Houston

Always evolving, Houston continues to impress and inspire. Home to a respected and energetic cultural arts scene, celebrated restaurants featuring flavors from more than 70 global regions, world-renowned theater groups and the brains behind U.S. space exploration, Houston is a diverse metropolis brimming with personality. This is the Culinary and Cultural Capital of the South where new experiences and adventures are right around the corner.

Plenty to be thankful for

November Membership Challenge Update

Next January, PCMA Convening Leaders will be held in Nashville which is well-known as Music City. As we look forward to that event, the Membership Committee has chosen a song of the month to highlight with each e-newsletter.

The Shaw Centre

VENDOR SPOTLIGHT – It’s Easy Being Green (and Healthy) in Ottowa

Our city’s premier meeting facility, Shaw Centre, is a state-of-the art, LEED-Gold Certified, 192,000 sq.ft. meeting facility built with sustainability at the cornerstone of its operations. So if you’re a meeting planner committed to sustainability and healthy living, Ottawa’s got you covered.

October Membership Challenge Update

Next January, PCMA Convening Leaders will be held in Nashville which is well-known as Music City. As we look forward to that event, the Membership Committee has chosen a song of the month to highlight with each e-newsletter.

Reflecting on the Fall Educational Program

Reflecting on the Fall Educational Program

On September 19 at the Orthopaedic Learning Center in Rosemont, Illinois, GMC PCMA members joined leadership expert, Randy Fox, for his high-energy presentation, “A Leader Worth Following.” Attendees learned how to tap into their full potential and exude the qualities of an influential leader.

Lend Your Support

Lend Your Support for Hurricane Victims

Earlier this week, we sent out a message about GMC PCMA efforts to help hurricane victims of Harvey and Irma. The Board of Directors and the Community Services Committee finalized the plan and we are happy to report that we have several ways to give through the Chapter. We invite you to help make a difference for people in our industry who have been affected by these devastating storms.

NY & Co

VENDOR SPOTLIGHT – Meeting in the “New” New York City

New York City is one of the world’s most iconic meeting destinations thanks to its abundance of world-class hotels, conference venues and cultural attractions. Of course, part of what makes the City so special is that it is constantly changing. See what's putting the "New" in New York.

9 to 5

September Membership Challenge Update

Next January, PCMA Convening Leaders will be held in Nashville which is well-known as Music City. As we look forward to that event, the Membership Committee has chosen a song of the month to highlight with each e-newsletter.

August Membership Challenge Update

Next January, PCMA Convening Leaders will be held in Nashville which is well-known as Music City. As we look forward to that event, the Membership Committee has chosen a song of the month to highlight with each e-newsletter.