• PCMA EduCon 2019 to be Hosted in Los Angeles in June

     
    POSTED May 6, 2019
     

PCMA will be offering networking opportunities and education sessions for professionals at the 2019 EduCon on June 25-28 in Los Angeles. EduCon provides a more focused and practical approach to learning in smaller-scale, collaborative education sessions, allowing more than 800 business events professionals to network and learn more about the industry.

"PCMA is celebrated for programs that are cutting-edge and provocative, delivering what business events strategists need to be successful," says Tonya Almond, PCMA vice president of knowledge and experience design. "At EduCon, each person will be able to tailor programs specifically for their own needs, in the format that best suits their learning style."

EduCon 2019 will be hosting several high-profile business events professionals from association, corporate and health care sectors, including Walmart Inc., National Association of Corporate Directors, and Abbott and Tableau Software Inc.

"EduCon provides focused sessions that help me with my relationships with colleagues, clients and suppliers," says Annette Suriani, CMP, chief marketing strategist for AMS Meetings Solutions. "It offers me the opportunity to engage more actively in the sessions I attend."

Westin Long Beach is anticipating wrapping up renovations by June. Since beginning in January, renovations have included updating guest rooms and hallways to bring calm and well-being to travelers' experiences. Fresh, cool color palettes are incorporated in the furniture, and guest rooms will include Heavenly Mattresses and 55-inch televisions.

 

Sheraton Los Angeles San Gabriel earned the 2018 "Hotel of the Year" award in honor of its high standards of personal service, exceptional staff training and development, dominant market share, outstanding social reputation and high guest satisfaction scores.

 

Global hospitality company BENCHMARK is partnering with Scheid Family Wines of Monterey, California to create “Mō zāik,” a premier collection of fine wines made exclusively for BENCHMARK.