As a member of the Events Industry Council (EIC), SGMP is sharing a ground-breaking report on the global significance of business events. Research shows meetings generated $1.07 trillion in direct spending globally.
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SGMP is proud to launch the inaugural Government Meeting Professionals Month during October! This special month is our opportunity to raise awareness of the unique role that government meeting professionals play.
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Hats off to the SGMP members who recently received their CGMP designation!
Meet Stacy Yerby, Michigan Meetings Manager fo the Detroit Metro Convention and Visitors Bureau. Stacy is also the Treasurer for the Michigan Chapter of SGMP, was honored as the 2017 MI SGMP Supplier of the Year and was also one of the Top Young Professionals Under 37. You can read even more about Stacy HERE. Stacy has 10+ years of meetings and event experience and has been with the DMCVB for the past five years. She resides in Detroit with her husband, Tyler, and two children, Eleanor (5) and Jack (2).
In celebration of 37 years the Society of Government Meeting Professionals went searching for the Top Young Professionals under 37. The program was designed to recognize those individuals with proven leadership skills and a dedication to the betterment and sustainability of the society. To receive this prestigious distinction the young professionals were nominated by their peers and approved by a panel of industry professionals.Learn More
The SGMP Online Buyers Guide is a user-friendly forum designed to bring suppliers and planners together. Available whenever you need it, the guide makes it easy to locate products and professional services geared to the meetings industry.
Beginning in September and running through April 30, 2019, SGMP will again host the Superheroes Circle to express gratitude to our most enthusiastic supporters. All of the members of this elite circle of superheroes have invited one or more friends and colleagues to join our Society. The top referring supplier and top referring planner will receive a complimentary registration to NEC 2019.Learn More