Chapter News

2022 All Hearts Awards Nominees

Congratulations to our 2022 All Hearts Awards Nominees! We hope you can join us for All Hearts on May 11th at the Thompson Hotel as we crown our award winners.

EduCon 2022 Scholarship

2022 EduCon Scholarship Timeline: – 4/15/22 Submission Deadline – 4/22/22 Selection Deadline – 4/25/22 Recipient Notified PCMA’s Rocky Mountain Chapter believes in education and the growth and development of its

2022 Call for Awards Nominations

We need your assistance in nominating those you feel are qualified and deserving of being recognized for their outstanding service and contributions to our chapter in 2022. Please review the

MIC Planner Scholarship Application

RMPCMA is happy to announce we are able to offer ONE scholarship to a planner interested in attending the Meeting Industry Council of Colorado’s 22nd Annual Educational Conference on March

RMPCMA Mandatory Vaccination Policy

Remember, the return to in-person events is EVERYONE’s responsibility. The more we transmit COVID at our events, the more difficult it is to get our beloved industry back on its feet. At in-person RMPCMA events, our policies are as-follows based on a variety of vaccination statuses.

2022 Board Slate

The RMPCMA nominating committee determined the final slate of 2022 Board Officers and Directors for open positions. Unless there are additional nomination petitions from the membership, the following officers and

Chapter Challenge

Chapter Challenge The PCMA Chapter Challenge is here! PCMA Foundation is hosting the annual PCMA Foundation Raffle. To get everyone excited for Convening Leaders 2022, PCMA Foundation has added some

Chapter News

Student Apprentice Program Opportunity Our industry is committed to providing more job opportunities for all individuals. For those interested in pursuing a career in event planning or tradeshow management, an

Call for Board of Directors Nominations

Are you or someone you know a great candidate for the RMPCMA Board of Directors? We are now accepting nominations for the 2022 Board! The following positions are open: President-Elect

September Education Event

RMPCMA September Education Event Reimagining the Audience Journey Wednesday, September 8   Presented by Justin Boone Justin Boone is a researcher, strategist and designer that has built a career working

August 2021 All Hearts Event

2021 All Hearts August 6 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm MDT Click here to access the main event page! August 6, 2021 The Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM

Serendipitous – Virtual celebration

Join us for a Serendipitous Celebration where we cultivate those happy accidents! We are hosting an all-industry party within the new All Seated ExVo platform, which features a completely 3D immersive experience.

All Hearts Awards Nominations – Now Open!

We need your assistance in nominating those you feel are qualified and deserving of being recognized for their outstanding service and contributions to our chapter in 2020. Please review the

Convening Leaders Scholarships – Apply Today

Convening Leaders Scholarships Now Open – Apply Today! Rocky Mountain PCMA is proud to offer two planner and two supplier scholarships to attend Convening Leaders 2021. Through the support from the RMPCMA Leadership

Community Conversations

Every Wednesday at 11:30 AM MST, the RMPCMA Board of Directors will be hosting weekly virtual luncheons and we’ve saved a place at the table for you! Our virtual lunch

PCMA Rocky Mountain Leadership Fund

The Rocky Mountain Chapter of PCMA believes in education and the growth and development of its diverse membership. The Chapter Leadership Fund was created in partnership with the PCMA Foundation

September Member Spotlight

Melissa Flygare National Program & Event Specialist – Ethos Veterinary Health Why did you join RMPCMA?  I have worked in the event field for a handful of years now, but

August Member Spotlight

Elke Opsahl Director of Convention Sales – Visit Salt Lake Why did you join RMPCMA? I LOVE PCMA and learn a great deal at EduCon and Convening Leaders. I expect

May Member Spotlight

Michael Kwiatkowski Group Sales Manager – The Brown Palace Hotel & Spa RMPCMA Member since 2017 Why did you join RMPCMA? I joined RMPCMA after a year of being a

April Member Spotlight

Morgan Basham Senior Meetings Manager – Conference Direct RMPCMA Member since 2015 What have you found to be most beneficial being a member of RMPCMA? Being able to connect with

A Big Year for Boston Hotel Development

Known as a hub of innovation with a revolutionary spirit, Boston offers the perfect mix of history, invention, and hospitality to inspire your attendees and produce event results beyond your

March Member Spotlight

Janet Randles Association Sales Specialist – Keystone Resort & Conference Center RMPCMA Member since 2014 Why did you join RMPCMA? Sheila Ryan on the membership committee invited me to attend

December Member Spotlight

Scott Queen Executive Meeting Manager – Sheraton Denver Downtown RMPCMA Member since 2017 Why did you join RMPCMA?  I originally joined RMPCMA in an effort to revive the Student Chapter through

November Member Spotlight

Bob Christie President – Christie’s Photographic Solutions RMPCMA Member since 2018 Why did you join RMPCMA?  I joined due to the wonderful experience I had with the PCMA Capital Chapter.

October Member Spotlight

Matthew Kalb Sales Manager – GES RMPCMA Member since 2017 Why did you join RMPCMA?  I joined the RMPCMA mainly because I was new to the Denver area. I had

September Member Spotlight

Elizabeth Kretchmer CMP, CMM, HMCC Strategic Meeting Manager LLC – RMPCMA Member since 2013 Why did you join RMPCMA? I joined the RMPCMA Chapter to stay connected professionally with Industry

August Member Spotlight

Yurii Land – Director of Strategic Accounts Experient – RMPCMA Member since 2003 What have you found to be most beneficial being a member of RMPCMA?  When I first moved

July Member Spotlight

Jim Walter – Director of Sales & Marketing Visit Cheyenne – RMPCMA Member since 2013 What have you found to be most beneficial as a member of RMPCMA?  This industry has

June Member Spotlight

Gary Schirmacher – Senior Vice President, Industry Presence & Strategic Development Experient, A Maritz Global Events Company – RMPCMA Member since 1996 Why did you join RMPCMA?  In January of 1996

May Member Spotlight

Regan Robertson – Conference & Events Manager Housing Colorado – Member since 2014 Why did you join RMPCMA?  I joined RMPCMA  to stay current in our industry and to keep in

April Member Spotlight

Beth Croll Director, Conferences and Events EDUCAUSE   What have you found to be most beneficial being a member of RMPCMA? The relationships I’ve built with other members and learning

March Member Spotlight

March 2018 Member Spotlight Meredith Merrill Manager DaVita Inc. RMPCMA member since 2016 What have you found to be most beneficial being a member of RMPCMA? I have found the networking

January Member Spotlight

January 2018 Member Spotlight Megan Finnell, CMP Assistant Director, Meetings and Conferences MGMA RMPCMA member since 2011 Why did you join RMPCMA? I wanted to meet the others in the industry

November Member Spotlight

November 2017 Member Spotlight Carly Crosby Deputy Director Obesity Medicine Association RMPCMA member since 2017 Why did you join RMPCMA?I attended a few Emerging Leaders events and the Education Conference and

September Member Spotlight

September 2017 Member Spotlight Raya Roll Associate Director of Sales Keystone Resort/Vail Resorts In-coming RMPCMA President RMPCMA member since 2005 Why did you join RMPCMA?I joined PCMA 12 years ago and

August Member Spotlight

August 2017 Member Spotlight Henry Rosales Vice President, Strategic Events Corenet Global RMPCMA member since 1995 Why did you join RMPCMA? I joined PCMA because of the learning and networking opportunities. Some

July Member Spotlight

July 2017 Member Spotlight Carrie Abernathy CMP, CEM, CSEP Director, Meetings Association of periOperative Registered Nurses (AORN) RMPCMA member since 2016 Why did you join RMPCMA? I was VolunTOLD by the

June Member Spotlight

June 2017 Member Spotlight Nicole Marsh, CMP, DMCP Partner AXS Group RMPCMA member since 1998 I always say that I have a Cinderella story when asked how I got into this

May Member Spotlight

May 2017 Member Spotlight Kevin Lepine Co-President MP Associates Inc. RMPCMA member since 1999 (I think not sure about this) How did I get into this business is one of

April Member Spotlight

Meet Megan Martin. Rocky Mountain PCMA member since 2015. She is also the Director of Communications serving on the Rocky Mountain chapter Board of Directors.