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March 14, 2018

“March Madness Lineup – A Winning Pool of Industry Professionals”
March 14, 2018
5:30 PM - 8:15 PM
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Tarrytown House Estate on the Hudson
49 East Sunnyside Lane
Tarrytown, NY 10591
We’ve invited several major players from across CT and New York to share how they scored big points in making events spectacular. This will be a mint showing of tips and event best practices… you can BET on it!

Register early before the MADNESS begins. Join us and have some FUN while you’re attending this unique event.

“Creative intelligence by NIKKI”.  Nikki Glekas is the creative and leading force behind Nikki Glekas Events, a full service, family-run catering and event planning business. NIKKI and her amazing team are innovators and trendsetters best known for their creative ideas, unexpected decor accents and exquisite attention to every last detail. Nikki will be presenting her top 10 tips to master creative intelligence in the ever changing event world. 

“RFI vs. RFP” by Kerri Jacko, Director of Sales, Worldwide Accounts, Hilton Global Sales.   Global Sales Director for Hilton managing a portfolio of Financial and Insurance Accounts. As a Global Account Director for Hilton Worldwide Sales, Kerri’s responsibilities include Sales and Marketing efforts for Hilton toward key Financial and Insurance accounts.  Her experience includes managing a mix of both Corporate and Association as well as spending a few years on Hilton’s Pharmaceutical Vertical Team before moving over to her current role which is focused on Financial and Insurance.  With Hilton for over 10 years, Kerri  has been awarded Hilton’s coveted Circle of Excellence three times. 

“Event Production: What’s the Story?” by Jeff Goldstein, Producer, CEO and Founder of Legend Productions. New York based production company. Uniquely positioned for content development and production, and event staging & management. Come hear Jeff’s talk - Every event has stakeholders that need to communicate their story.  The Producer/Planner Toolkit has lots to choose from...how do you choose effectively?


Registration & Networking Reception: 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Dinner: 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Presentation: 7:00 p.m. - 8:15 p.m.


$55 MPI Member/$65 at the door
$75 Guest Ticket/$85 at the door
$40 Past President of WestField/$50 at the door
$40 Student/$50 at the door

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NEW Meeting Attendance Policy: All Essential Level members or non-members are limited to no more than two events in one fiscal year and must pay the Essential Level/Non-member rate. MPI Preferred or Premier Level members are welcome to attend all chapter events at the Member Price. 

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By registering for this MPI WestField event, you acknowledge and accept that an MPI WestField photographer will be present at this event and hereby grant MPI WestField permission and exclusive rights without compensation to use any and all photographs taken of you during this event for the purpose of posting on the chapter website and/or on the various chapter social media platforms and that the photographs are for chapter promotion only. If you do not wish to be photographed, you must notify the photographer prior to photographs being taken.

Cancellations must be received by the Friday prior to an event unless otherwise stated in the event policy for that event in order to receive a refund. Cancellations after the designated date/time will not be refunded.