C&LC Vice President Named to PCMA Digital Strategy Task Force

For immediate release | January 8, 2013 Annapolis, MD…Conference & Logistics Consultants’ Vice President, Janeé Pelletier, has been named to the Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) Digital Strategy Task Force. Pelletier will serve PCMA in a volunteer capacity for one year. PCMA’s Digital Strategy Task Force recommends strategies for engagement and implementation of new technologies that…

C&LC Congratulates Two New CMPs

For immediate release | December 12, 2012 Annapolis, MD…Conference & Logistics Consultants, Inc. is pleased to recognize two meetings staff for achieving the Certified Meeting Professional (CMP) status. Allison Perrelli, CMP, Account Manager, and Samantha Williams, CMP, Meetings Coordinator were awarded the CMP designation in the November 2012 exam. “The CMP certification is the gold standard…

Management by iPad is Revolutionizing the Onsite Experience

The Chatter: PCMA Capital Chapter Newsletter | November 2012 Paul Henning, President of Annapolis-based Conference & Logistics Consultants, switched to an iPad in January with much success. “Having all the meeting specs, vendor contacts and schedules, diagrams, contracts, and BEOs at our fingertips has definitely transformed our ability to manage meetings onsite,” said Henning. “Since…

Give & Take

PCMA Convene: The Magazine of the Professional Convention Management Association | September 2012 Janeé Pelletier, CMP, vice president of Annapolis, Md.–based Conference & Logistics Consultants, pointed out an additional challenge planners of association events and large conventions may now be experiencing: securing space for their 2014 and 2015 events. Although an organization ideally should book…

Life Lessons From Summer Vacation

The Chatter: PCMA Capital Chapter Newsletter | August 2012 Even if you’re slogging through a 90-hour workweek onsite at a convention, your brain needs some downtime. Gameplay has proven health benefits, whether it’s a physical sport or even a challenging video game. Yes, you read that right: video games can be good for your brain…

C&LC Vice President Nominated for PCMA Award

For immediate release | June 21, 2012 Annapolis, Maryland – Conference & Logistics Consultants Vice President Janeé Pelletier has been nominated for the Professional Convention Management Association’s (PCMA) Outstanding Service to a Chapter Award. The Outstanding Service to a Chapter Award honors one PCMA member who has made an exemplary contribution to PCMA through its network…

Rise of the Un-Fam: Trends in Supplier-Provided Education

The Chatter: PCMA Capital Chapter Newsletter | March 2012 We are all expected to do more with less these days, and that means inventive ways to accomplish our continuing education needs. To meet this demand, innovative suppliers have created unique learning opportunities that blend fun and education… Creative, hands-on education is a refreshing change of…

meetsmart mobile Selected for Meeting Professionals International CA Chapter

For immediate release | February 16, 2012 San Francisco, CA…At today’s Meeting Professionals International Northern California Chapter (MPINCC) Annual Conference & Expo. meetsmart mobile is pleased to announce the selection of the firm’s mobile conference guide for two of MPI’s largest chapter events. MPINCC and MPI’s Southern California chapter (MPISCC) have partnered with meetsmart mobile as the official…