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2022 MPI Ohio Elevate Awards Event / 34th Annual Fundraising Auction

June 15, 2022
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Cherry Valley Hotel & Ohio Event Center
2299 Cherry Valley Road SE
Newark, OH 43055
MPI Ohio
Phone: 513-563-8674

Member Recognition Event & Annual Fundraising Auction
Recognizing those who raise the standards of our profession and industry.

Wednesday, June 15, 2022

The MPI Recognition and Appreciation Event is an annual celebration to acknowledge members that have gone above & beyond and express our sincere gratitude to all of our members. Our membership is what makes the  MPI Ohio Chapter such a successful organization. Be sure to register today, you won’t want to miss out!
In conjunction with our Recognition Event, we will be holding the annual auction! Get a jump start on your gift shopping. Fabulous items to bid on that will ensure Ohio Chapter of Meeting Professionals International's continued commitment of bringing outstanding education programs, certification programs and scholarship opportunities. Items could include hotel packages, tickets to music/sports events, restaurants, gift baskets, electronics, wine, jewelry, artwork, service experiences and more. 
We would love some unique items!
If you or someone you know would like to donate an item, please click here.

Local Matters logo 12.9.21In addition to the MPI Ohio Education and Scholarship Fund, we are pleased to announce our selected charity, Local Matters. We like to support charities that touch all of us on some level, whether personally or in our hearts. This wonderful charity will receive a percentage of the total auction revenue.
Cherry Valley HotelCherry Valley Hotel
2299 Cherry Valley Road SE
Newark, OH 43055

Cherry Valley Hotel will be offering 40% on best available room rate.  Attendees can book online at and enter promo code: MPIOH2022Select a room with one king bed or two king beds facing the courtyard.  The discount is valid for Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday night for anyone that wishes to arrive a day early or stay an extra night. 

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm: Property Tour 
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm: Registration & Networking
3:30 pm - 6:00 pm: Awards Program, Auction & Networking
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm:  After Event Mixer at The Ohio Event Center with light bites, beer flights & complimentary head shots

***Light bites will be provided by Cherry Valley Hotel and Explore Licking County vendors

Members/Nominees: Complimentary 
Non Members/Essential Level Members: $10

Register by Sunday, June 12, 2022
To receive a refund, you must cancel by Friday, June 10, 2022.
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Christy Selby Lifetime Achievement Award:
Christy Selby, former MPI member and beloved wife of Steven Selby; lost her battle with cancer in late December 2015 and will be immortalized again this year with an honorary award given in her name. Christy was an accomplished certified meeting and event planner at Cardinal Health. A lover of music and watching her family grow, she also enjoyed a good Cabernet from Napa Valley; she was a devotee of Mickey Mouse and Walt Disney World; and a superstitious Buckeye fan.
The Christy Selby Lifetime Achievement Award will honor an individual who gives back freely to the MPI Ohio Chapter and in their career within the Meetings & Events industry. This award will be presented at the Annual MPI Recognition and Appreciation Event.      
Click Here to donate to the Christy Selby Scholarship Fund

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