Strategic Partners

PCMA’s Strategic Partners play a vital role in successfully executing PCMA’s many programs.

  AIBTM
AIBTM brings together the world's entire meetings, events and business travel industry in one U.S. location. AIBTM's Hosted Buyer program will deliver senior level meeting planners from the U.S. and around the world. Our strong focus on one-to-one meetings, CEU accredited education and knowledge allows AIBTM to equip the buyer and supplier community with the tools needed to create effective meetings and events. In this dynamic business setting, thought leadership and emerging trends will develop and shape the future of the meetings industry.
AIBTM partners with PCMA through support of the following education and networking offerings: Plenary at PCMA Convening Leaders, Networking Luncheon at PCMA Education Conference, Co-location of PCMA Education Edge with AIBTM, PCMA Educational Programming at EIBTM and AIBTM and PCMA Convene Magazine.

Please contact Mona Simon to learn about AIBTM Show Daily advertising opportunities.
Mike Lyons
203.840.5679
 
Visit Baltimore
Anaheim/Orange County Visitors & Convention Bureau
San Antonio Convention & Visitors Bureau
From the hotels to the Baltimore Convention Center, attractions to shopping, dining to nightlife, you're just a short walking distance from everything you need to meet with success in Baltimore.

Situated between Los Angeles and San Diego, in the heart of sunny Southern California, is Anaheim/Orange County. This unique region has a vibrant yet laid-back vibe, a creative spirit and a diverse range of activities that make it one of the nation's most popular destinations.

The first thing San Antonio visitors notice is the friendliness of everyone they encounter. Combine that with the dizzying array of facilities, hotels, services and attractions; the 43,000 sleeping rooms; the walkablity of the city; the vibrant culture and well-preserved historical sites, and you’ve made the perfect choice for a destination that will surpass all of your expectations.
The Tri-City Partnership sponsors the PCMA Business School at Convening Leaders and the Education Conference. Each city participates in the PCMA Partnership Summit and supports PCMA Convene magazine. 

Amy Calvert
410.659.7331

Junior Tauvaa
714.765.8847

Casandra Matej
210.207.6723

Austin Convention and Visitors Bureau and Austin Convention Center
Austin, Texas the Live Music Capital of the World® where day or night, weekday or weekend, you can always find something playing. And live music is just the beginning. The Austin Convention Center is a LEED® Gold certified building, conveniently located downtown and a short distance to 6,000 hotel rooms.
Support for PCMA of the 20 in their Twenties program, Party With a Purpose Music Partner at Convening Leaders, Presenting Partner of PCMA Education Foundation Dinner, PCMA Education Foundation Partnership Summit, and  PCMA Convene Magazine.
Mary Kay Hackley
512-583-7215

Mark Tester
512.404.4040


  Choose Chicago 
Choose Chicago is your home for everything Windy City related. From business to pleasure Chicago has it all. First-rate accommodations, world-class attractions and a plethora of convention facilities, combine to give your next event the wow factor everyone is looking for.    
Support for PCMA through the Masters Series at PCMA Convening Leaders, PCMA Education Foundation Dinner Celebrating Professional Achievement, PCMA Education Foundation Partnership Summit, PCMA Digital Strategy Think Tank, PCMA Convene Forum, and  PCMA Convene Magazine.    

Don Welsh
312.567.8588    


  Oman Ministry of Tourism and Oman Convention and Exhibition
Rochelle Uechtritz
ruechtritz@aegogden.com

  PSAV Presentation Services
PSAV uses event technology and outstanding service to turn ordinary meetings into memorable experiences so the message lasts. Leading supplier of audiovisual and event technology worldwide.
Support for PCMA through the PCMA Mobile Application, Joint Board Event  and PSAV Inspiration Café at Convening Leaders, Networking Event at PCMA Education Conference, PCMA Education Foundation Dinner Celebrating Professional Achievement, PCMA Education Foundation Partnership Summit, PCMA Convene Magazine.
Greg Van Dyke
562.366.0260

 
Tourism Toronto and Metro Toronto Convention Centre®
Vibrant Toronto is just next door, and only a 90-minute flight for 60% of the US population. The MTCC is Canada's #1 convention and tradeshow facility, with over 600,000 square feet of exhibit and meeting space including 64 meeting rooms, a world-class 1,330-seat theatre and two well-appointed ballrooms.
Support for PCMA through a General Session at PCMA Convening Leaders and Education Conference, IMAGINARIUM at PCMA Convening Leaders, PCMA Education Foundation Dinner Celebrating Professional Achievement, PCMA Education Foundation Partnership Summit, and PCMA Convene Magazine.
Tara L. Gordon, CMP
416.433.4943

David Chisholm
416.585.8296

 
Vancouver Convention and Visitors Bureau and Vancouver Convention Centre
Whether you're planning a small meeting or a major convention, Vancouver Convention and Visitors Bureau is your first point of contact for a successful event. The Vancouver Convention Centre is an award-winning facility surrounded by the mountains and located on the waterfront at Canada Place in beautiful downtown Vancouver.
Support for PCMA through the PCMA Global Professionals Conference, General Session at PCMA Education Conference, PCMA Education Foundation Dinner Celebrating Professional Achievement, PCMA Education Foundation Partnership Summit, PCMA Convene Magazine, General Session and Vancouver Energy Bikes at Convening Leaders, PCMA Think Tank, and PCMA Convene Forum.
David Gazley
Vancouver Convention & Visitors Bureau
604.682.2222

Claire Smith
Vancouver Convention Centre
604.647.7354