by Sarah J.F. Braley | October 01, 2014
The Convention Industry Council, the umbrella organization that oversees the associations that serve the meetings industry, will be exhibiting at IMEX America, which will be held at Sands Expo Convention Center in Las Vegas, Oct. 14-16. "CIC is pleased to increase our presence," said Karen Kotowski, CAE, CMP and CEO of CIC. "Exhibiting in our own booth provides a greater visibility and opportunities for CIC to meet with current and future CMPs, and other industry stakeholders." The organization also will be participating in the hosted-buyers program for the first time, hosting a a cocktail hour for Certified Meeting Professionals (CMPs), and leading four campfire education sessions at booth number 212. CIC's 19th annual Hall of Leaders and Pacesetter Award honorees gala will be held Oct. 12 at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino.