• Event Snapshots: Sacramento/Sierra Nevada MPI Goes Tropical for Annual Fundraiser

     
    FROM THE Spring 2017 ISSUE
     

    1. Jeff Dougherty, Visit Sacramento. 

  • Event Snapshots: Sacramento/Sierra Nevada MPI Goes Tropical for Annual Fundraiser

     
    FROM THE Spring 2017 ISSUE
     

    2. Lauren Siring, CMP, Monterey County CVB; with John Fitzgerald, Folktale Winery & Vineyards. 

  • Event Snapshots: Sacramento/Sierra Nevada MPI Goes Tropical for Annual Fundraiser

     
    FROM THE Spring 2017 ISSUE
     

    3. Denise Daves, Greater Ontario CVB; Felicia Price, LeadingAge California; and Kris Keesling, Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel. 

  • Event Snapshots: Sacramento/Sierra Nevada MPI Goes Tropical for Annual Fundraiser

     
    FROM THE Spring 2017 ISSUE
     

    4. Guests bidding at the silent auction. 

  • Event Snapshots: Sacramento/Sierra Nevada MPI Goes Tropical for Annual Fundraiser

     
    FROM THE Spring 2017 ISSUE
     

    5. Mermaid Luckie, Mermaid Chanelle and Mermaid Darian from the Sacramento Mermaids Club. 

  • Event Snapshots: Sacramento/Sierra Nevada MPI Goes Tropical for Annual Fundraiser

     
    FROM THE Spring 2017 ISSUE
     

    6. Garratt Wilkin & The Parrotheads. 

  • Event Snapshots: Sacramento/Sierra Nevada MPI Goes Tropical for Annual Fundraiser

     
    FROM THE Spring 2017 ISSUE
     

    7. Members of the Sacramento Independent Meeting Planners organization share a table.

  • Event Snapshots: Sacramento/Sierra Nevada MPI Goes Tropical for Annual Fundraiser

     
    FROM THE Spring 2017 ISSUE
     

    8. Linda and Matthew Evans and MaryKay Lui, Long Beach CVB.

  • Event Snapshots: Sacramento/Sierra Nevada MPI Goes Tropical for Annual Fundraiser

     
    FROM THE Spring 2017 ISSUE
     

    9. Cynthia DeOliver, California Bankers Association; Terri Schrader, Marriott International; and Anne Marie Mourhess, Greater Palm Springs CVB.

The Sacramento/Sierra Nevada Chapter of Meeting Professionals International took “Parrothead” as the theme of its annual crab-feed fundraiser held Feb. 1 at the Dante Club in Sacramento. Garratt Wilkin & The Parrotheads, a Jimmy Buffett tribute band, provided musical entertainment, and many guests dressed in appropriately tropical garb. 

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The Sacramento/Sierra Nevada Chapter of MPI held its annual trade show April 12 at the new Kimpton Sawyer Hotel in downtown Sacramento. The exhibition followed an education luncheon sponsored by the Marin County Convention & Visitors Bureau. It was one of hundreds of events held around the world in observation of Global Meetings Industry Day.

 

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