Imex America Keynote Speaker Tim Sanders
Mike speaks to Tim Sanders ( @sanderssays) again to find out more about what he will be sharing with the Association Focus audience during his keynote on Monday October 15.
Imex America Keynote Speaker Tim Sanders
On this installment of the MeetingsPodcast Miguel Neves speaks about his career so far in the meetings industry; his new role as IMEX Group’s Senior Online Community Manager and all things social media!
Miguel also gives an insight into the expansion of technology education at the show on the new Tech Hub booth.
Plus new initiatives IMEX Live and the Social Hub.
If you are interested in joining Mike and Miguel at Imex America click here.
In this podcast Mike finds out how Tim started out; his career with Yahoo, his best selling book ’Love is the Killer App’ and how he got into working with the meetings industry. #IMEX
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On this session of the IMEX Podcast Dale Hudson, IMEX’s Knowledge and Events Director talks to Jon Trask about the 2013 education program including Smart Monday, powered by MPI, with sessions from Site, ISES, GMIC and new HSMAI sessions for suppliers. New deepdives for meeting agency owners who have been in the industry for 15+ years. Catch all the IMEX America Podcasts here.
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Please join the MeetingsPodcast team at IMEX America October 15-17 in Las Vegas. we will be in the AVforplanners.com booth.
With this addition of the IMEX Podcast we sit down with Suzanne Medcalf, IMEX America Regional Manager Hosted Buyer Programs speaks about the Hosted Buyer Program, giving an insight into the buyers we recruit and how to apply for the program.
IMEX America has the largest and most powerful Hosted Buyer Program in the USA. In 2012, the trade show hosted 2,400 buyers from North America and 43 global markets, increasing their Hosted Buyer Program from the previous year. For 2013, the program is expected to grow significantly.
Carina Bauer returns to the show to discuss what’s new and exciting at the IMEX Americas October 15-17 in Las Vegas. Carina Bauer, IMEX Group CEO talks about what’s happening at IMEX America 2013. More hosted buyers, new halls, Smart Monday – day of education, deepdives, keynotes, IMEX Live, CSR initiatives, and much more. Check out more IMEX podcasts on the IMEX America Website.
Mike is joined by Elizabeth Bellanti who has served as a Creative Pioneer for Tito’s Handmade Vodka since 2003 and is the voice of the brand in social media and in customer relations as well as buidling a lot of creative content. Also an avid dog rescuer
You can find Beth Bellanti on Twitter @BeBellanti
If you can get to New York City August 13, 2013 please check out PlannerTech.
PlannerTech is the premier Event Tech Conference and Showcase – For Planners, By Planners – focused on educating planners and introducing them to new event technology companies.
Find Liz everywhere social but searching for Lizkingevents
Mike McAllen sits down at MPI’s World Education Congress with Meeting Professionals International Chairman Mike Dominguez. One of the smartest and friendliest guys in the hospitality industry Mike takes the reigns as Chairman of MPI. Mike’s day job he provides oversight for the company’s sales strategies in the convention, leisure and transient segments, including industry relations, diversity sales and MGM Resorts events. Mike talks about how he got into the industry and how MPI is leading the rebound of the meetings industry.
Background on Mike:
Dominguez brings more than 25 years of experience to the position. Most recently, he served as vice president of global sales for Loews Hotels & Resorts, where he oversaw sales efforts for 18 luxury hotels in the U.S. and Canada. He also served as vice president of sales and marketing for Palm Springs Desert Resorts CVA and as director of sales at Miramonte Resort & Spa in Indian Wells, Calif.; Sunburts Resort in Scottsdale, Ariz.; Sheraton Hotel & Conference Center in Austin, Texas; and Riviera Palm Springs in Calif.
Dominguez is a Ceritifed Hospitality Sales Executive (CHSE) from Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International, and he serves on the International Board of Directors for Meeting Professionals International, Industry Issues and Trends Task Force for the Professional Conference Management Association, the Industry Partner Alliance for the American Society of Association Executives and the Advisory Board for Starcite. He was also the Past President for MPI – Southern California Chapter.