For immediate release | May 13, 2009

Annapolis, MD… Conference & Logistics Consultants, Inc. (C&LC), named one of the Washington region’s top event planners, has been contracted to manage the logistics of the USPRA annual meeting to be held in July at the Marriott Norfolk Waterside Hotel in Virginia. USPRA expects to draw more than 1,000 attendees to a four-day event that will include several group sessions with keynote speakers and a cruise on the Spirit of Norfolk. A representative from USPRA noted, “Conference & Logistics was able to secure additional discounts and amenities well beyond what we would have been able to negotiate, saving twice their fee through contract savings. Their partnership approach has, without a doubt, met our expectations!”

Since 1987, Conference & Logistics Consultants, Inc. has planned more than 2200 conferences and meetings. Conference & Logistics Consultants plans events that range from 50 to 10,000 attendees in both North America and Europe.The firm’s clients include associations, corporations, and government agencies; the company has plannedmeetings and events for Microsoft, DuPont, the Association for Computing Machinery, the Giovanni Lorenzini Medical Foundation, the Department of Homeland Security, and more. In 2009, the firm was named one of the top 25 meeting and event planners in the Washington area by the Washington Business Journal for the eleventh year in a row.For more information visit