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April/May 2023

Welcome to the April/May Digital Edition of The Meeting Professional

Relevant, provocative and award-winning, MPI’s flagship publication showcases best practices, trends, destinations and industry leadership.





A lifetime of connections

Kitty Ratcliffe, recipient of MPI’s 2023 Industry Leader Award, took a chance on herself—a leap into the unknown—and established a standout career built around advocacy, volunteering and bringing people together.

State of the Industry: Priceless advice from peers

What’s one piece of advice you’d like to share with your fellow meeting and event professionals?

WEC23: Seeing beyond the visible

WEC 2023 keynote Gaby Natale says those who pioneer and embrace change will benefit the most from it.

Events are making magic in the mountains

Mountain destinations in Colorado and Utah are upping their game for a booming meetings market.

What's New

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Partner Report Destination DC

Destination DC Partner Report

CORT Events Special Report

CORT Events Special Report

Mexican Caribbean Special Report

Mexican Caribbean Special Report

Columbia SC Special Report

Columbia SC Special Report

October 2022 Special Report

October Special Report

The Meeting Professional Archive

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