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Jan72017
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Back by Popular Demand!

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After much positive feedback, we have decided once again to host the 2017 Emerge Scavenger Hunt, sponsored by MeetNKY. Many of you participated last year, and it was a lot of fun to see teams get creative and really enjoy their time together. Winning the grand prize is nice too.  Just like last year, the […]

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Jan72017
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RCMA Takes Chicago

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In just a few short weeks, RCMA (and hopefully you) will be heading to the great city of Chicago for Emerge 2017. We interviewed Michele Pondexter, director of diversity sales for Choose Chicago—who have been immensely helpful in hosting us this year—on what guests can look forward to, all of the work that went on […]

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Jan72017
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Last Chance to Register for Emerge!

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It’s 2017! Start your new year off right and make sure you are part of RCMA’s Emerge Conference in Chicago, Feb. 7–9. Your participation is an investment in yourself and a benefit to your organization. This year’s Emerge schedule includes many exciting opportunities and a caring community filled with ideas and energy. Here are some […]

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Jan72017
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Meet Willie Clay!

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Willie Clay, senior sales executive, Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile and RCMA member, just celebrated his 30th year with the Marriott brand—a true accomplishment. We caught up with him to chat about his current role, past experiences and relationship with RCMA.   1. Can you tell me a little bit about yourself? I’m the son […]

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Dec142016
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Don’t Hesitate—Register for Emerge!

BY Brittany Trevick|Conferences|RCMA News|LEAVE A COMMENT

January is fast approaching. Make attending the 2017 Emerge Conference your New Year’s resolution to mingle with faith-based planners and suppliers in Chicago. Taking place Feb. 7–9, the event will help you improve your skills, make connections, find new resources and destinations, and rub shoulders with the growing, vibrant RCMA community. An opportunity that allows […]

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Dec142016
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Getting Fit at Emerge 2017

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As the holidays approach, we ready ourselves for time with our loved ones to celebrate the season and enjoy copious amounts of food.  Many of us will make resolutions to work off all that excellent cuisine we indulged in as we start 2017. Luckily, at our upcoming Emerge conference in Chicago, we have taken what […]

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Dec142016
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Celebrating a Longtime Member Marjorie Homer

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Marjorie Homer, RCMA member and special events coordinator for the Salvation Army, retired in late October. Marjorie is a former RCMA board member who received RCMA’s prestigious President’s Award in 2007. To celebrate her long-time membership with RCMA and participation in the industry, we asked her a number of questions. Herewith, a look into her […]

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Dec142016
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Dallas CVB Rings in New Year with New Name

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At the Dallas Convention & Visitors Bureau’s Annual Meeting, Phillip J. Jones, president and CEO, announced that the CVB has officially taken on a new name—VisitDallas. During the announcement, he discussed the changes the tourism industry is undergoing and how Dallas factors into that. “Dallas is catching on, and we must discover the social currency […]

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Nov32016
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Alex Goldfayn will share how to grow your organization’s revenue

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Alex Goldfayn is our Wednesday afternoon keynote speaker at Emerge 2017. In a message entitled, “The Revenue Growth Habit: The Simple Art of Growing Your Revenue By 15% in 15 Minutes A Day” Alex will share hoe to grow your organization’s revenue with simple, powerful, no-cost marketing techniques. He will also detail 10 marketing behaviors which you […]

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Nov32016
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Hayden Shaw Will Kick Off Emerge 2017

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Haydn Shaw will be kicking off the opening general session at Emerge 2017. Haydyn has researched and helped clients regarding generational differences for over twenty years. He is author of Sticking Points: How to Get 4 Generations Working Together in the 12 Places They Come Apart and Franklin Covey’s bestselling workshops. He will be sharing, […]

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