February 27, 2020 - February 27, 2020
Register Now for Creative Selling Webinar with Rachel Sheerin
A Guide to Keeping Fun and Creativity in Your Sales Process (and Getting What You Want!)
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March 19, 2020 - March 19, 2020
Register Today for the 2020 MPI Upstate New York Gala Celebration
Join colleagues in celebrating members and industry at our annual awards dinner at the Hall of Springs, Saratoga.
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MPI Upstate New York Membership Team

VP of Membership 
Provide direction and leadership to maintain and increase MPI membership. Work with chapter administrator to maintain a current roster of Chapter members and prospects. Act as coach, adviser and counselor to assigned Committees. Communicate MPI’s programs and incentives to both members and member prospects.

Wendy Ford, Director of Sales
Visit Rochester 
Direct: 585-279-8362

Director of Leadership Development
Manages and is responsible for the tracking, support and growth of our chapter volunteers as they progress through leadership in the chapter.

Alysha Bigelow, Sales Manager
The Saratoga Hilton
Direct: 518-693-1000

Director of Membership
Responsible for maintaining an active and ongoing campaign to recruit and retain chapter members. Encourage member involvement in committees.

Shannon Perry, Event Sales Manager
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Direct: 315-269-6656

Membership Engagement Committee

This committee is responsible for engaging current/new members by email, phone call and personal note card.

They also engage with our members during events by welcoming new members to make them feel comfortable when attending their first meeting and introducing them to other MPI Upstate NY members. This committee will offer a New Member Orientation Program to provide new members with an overview of the Chapter and suggest ways they can get full benefit from MPI to further their own objectives.

Lisa Carcaci, Sales & Event Coordinator
Julia K Caterers

Bethany Kralovic, Director of Sales
Homewood Suites Albany

Membership Event Committee

This committee will plan and implement a membership appreciation event to educate and engage our members in the Upstate New York Chapter of MPI. 

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