Re:CONNECT
MAKING THE MOST OF YOUR MEMBERSHIP

 
Re:Member: Live, Laugh, and Learn at MPI Georgia Events
January Meeting: 
Everyone can learn from David Arvin, CSP. He will be speaking on "How to Attract the Best Customers." See you on Tuesday, January 16, for the first chapter event of the year. 

 
Re:Acquaint: MPI Georgia Member Spotlight
Member Showcase:
Victoria Nail-Taylor, CMP, CGMP, will celebrate her 10-year anniversary with Georgia Tech in 2018. 
New Member Profile:
Welcome back to Jessica Peeples, CMP. She (re)joined MPI in May after taking a few years hiatus. 
Student Profile:
An interview with Kennyara Zephyr, graduating senior at Georgia State. Check out her many accomplishments. 
Shining Star:
Shout out to Jill Eisel, our fourth quarter Shining Star. Thank you for your tremendous leadership in producing the Fall Classic. 
THANKS 
 
Re:Charge: Get Involved and Stay Connected
Community Outreach:   
It was a great week of hospitality industry support for the Atlanta Community Food Bank. 
Connections:   
A visit at Connect Martketplace in the Pacific Northwest. Who will you be connecting with in 2018?
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Re:Wards: Make your Membership Work for You
Leadership Corner:
Abby Freeman, CMP reflects on the year that was and looks ahead to set goals for 2018. 
FUN READ

Board Nominations:
Make a difference. Join the MPI Georgia Board of Directors.T he deadline to submit your application is 5:00pm on Friday, December 15. 
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Megan Perks , CMP, CMM 
Palm House Group 

President 
Andy Williams, CMP, TMP 
Destination South Meetings + Events 

President-Elect
Tim Barrett, CMP
Destination South Meetings + Events

VP Communications
Ashley Izydore, CMP
Children's Healthcare  of Atlanta

Communications Director
Chris Bonnett, CHIA, CMP
Meetings & Incentives Worldwide
Contributors

Taylor Dudley
Emerald Expositions

Ginger Garner, CMP
The College Board

Carol Hall
Augusta Marriott
at the Convention Center

Amy Hokkanen
Independent Planner

Ginny Izydore
Barnsley Resort

Victoria Nail-Taylor,  CMP, CGMP
Georgia Institute of Technology

Tanna Pearman
Eldorado Resorts

Laura Steele, CMP
OneStream Software

Jeff Whitney
Event Transportation  Atlanta 

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