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Professional Convention Management Association

Chesapeake Chapter Career Exploration Panel: “Real Life Advice about Jobs in the Hospitality Industry”

Presented By PCMA Chesapeake Chapter

Howard Community College
10901 Little Patuxent Parkway
Columbia, Maryland 21044

March 10, 2016 6:00 AM UTC until March 10, 2016 6:00 AM UTC

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3:30 – 4:00 PM Registration

4:00 – 5:00 PM        Career Exploration Panel: “Real Life Advice about Jobs in the Hospitality Industry”
5:15 – 6:15 PM What’s Hot, What’s Not: Event Trends for 2016

Come and learn the skills you need to succeed, and how event professionals got their start in the industry. This panel is specifically designed for students and emerging professionals with less than 3 years of experience. This panel is specifically designed to give hospitality students and emerging professional the honest truth about career options, including:

     *What each of these jobs are really like on a day-to-day basis
     *Skills and experience necessary to get hired
     *How to get started in the industry
     *Travel opportunities for different job types
     *Earning potential for different types of positions

Speakers include:

  • Julie Simmons, CMP,  Manager, Marketing and Communications, Center for Medical Technology Policy
  • Michael Doane, Marketing Manager, Cadmium CD
  • Hannah Wardlow, CMP, Sr. Meeting Coordinator, Direct Travel Meetings & Events
  • Tyler DeBella, CMP, CTA, Account Executive, Baltimore Convention Center
  • Kat Bryer, CTA, National Sales Manager, Visit Baltimore
  • Allie DiGioia, Account Manager, Select Event Group
  • Cynthia Adams, Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
  • Heather Lester, CMP, Director of Meetings & Member Services, King Management Group

Registrants are encouraged to stay for the What’s Hot, What’s Not education session immediately following. 


Event Type: Chapter Event

Continuing Education Credit

1.00 Credits