2017

Industry Board Leader

McDonald, based in Chicago, will direct the PCMA business development team. He joins PCMA from Amos Media where he was Vice President for Sales and Marketing. Before that, at Tribune Publishing, McDonald played an integral role in launching 435 Digital, a B-to-B company providing digital content marketing services, and previously led local sales for Chicago…

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Beyond Shriners, Daytona’s Ocean Center on the Rise

April 29, 2017 DAYTONA BEACH – When it comes to area conventions in 2017, this summer’s Imperial Session of the Shriners International is the event dominating the attention of hoteliers, tourism and civic leaders. At the county-run Ocean Center convention complex, however, the Shriners visit July 9-13 is just one piece of a busy year…

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Washington State Convention Center Achieves LEED Silver Certification

April 21, 2017 SEATTLE – The Washington State Convention Center (WSCC) is proud to announce that it has been awarded Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Silver certification for Existing Buildings: Operations and Maintenance. LEED is the nation’s preeminent program for the design, construction, and operation of high-performance green buildings; certification is established by…

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2017 Board of Directors Announced

The Convention Sales Professionals International (CSPI) is proud to announce the 2017-2018 Board of Directors. The Board of Directors was inducted at the CSPI Annual Conference March 1st, 2017 in Washington D.C. The Mission Statement of CSPI is “to enhance the collaboration and partnership between sales professionals of convention centers and destination marketing organizations, by…

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