Memory of the Heart: MPINCC Gala 2017 Super Stars.

“La reconnaissance est la mémoire du coeur / Gratitude is the memory of the heart.” (Jean Massieu)

Meeting Professionals International Northern California Chapter (MPINCC) Annual Gala & Silent Auction at the Hotel Nikko San Francisco on 06.06.17, was a night to Celebrate. Together. the achievements of the 2016-2017 program year, a year of firsts and […]

Sparkle and shine.

Meeting Professionals International Northern California Chapter (MPINCC) celebrated the record-setting 2015-2016 program year with “Sparkle and Shine: A Formal Affair” Annual Gala and Silent Auction. Over 300 industry leaders attended the sold-out soirée at the landmark Merchants Exchange Club and Julia Morgan Ballroom in San Francisco on 06.02.16.

The 2015-2016 Gala team, led by Gala […]

Glitz, glamour and stars.

Meeting Professionals International Northern California Chapter (MPINCC) wrapped the 2014-2015 year with “An Evening of Glitz, Glamour and Stars” Annual Gala and Silent Auction in San Francisco on 06.04.15.

Under the direction of Gala Chair Laura Tyson, Co-Chair Thomas Murphy, Director of Special Events Zorianna Smith, CMP, DMCP, the sold-out event at the beautiful Bently […]

Explore, play, connect.

Sold out for the third straight year, the Meeting Professionals International Northern California Chapter (MPINCC) Annual Gala & Silent Auction put the “F” in “fabulous!” On 06.03.13, industry professionals came together to “Explore, Play, Connect” at the brand-new Exploratorium. This stunning state-of-the-art science museum links science, arts, and human perception through 650 interactive exhibits in […]

Glamour for Good: San Francisco & Marin Food Banks 25th Anniversary Gala

Hunger in two of the nation’s most affluent and expensive areas? Surprising, perhaps, but true. Since 1987, the San Francisco and Marin Food Banks have worked tirelessly to feed the hungry in these communities.

Chaired by Food Network TV Star and Chef Tyler Florence, co-chaired by Wayfare Tavern General Manager Tony Marcell, the SFFB 25th […]

Sip, savor, celebrate: Marilee Sonneman honored as Meeting Professional of the Year.

As Meeting Professionals International Northern California Chapter (MPINCC) prepares to kick off the 2012-2013 year, let’s look back at the festive and fabulous fête which closed 2011-2012.

Industry leaders sipped, savored, and celebrated at the sold-out MPINCC Annual Gala & Silent Auction at The Winery SF on Treasure Island on June 6, 2012. Kudos to […]

Simply the best.

The meeting industry’s all-star array came to celebrate and be celebrated at the sold-out-not-a-seat-left fête for Meeting Professionals International Northern California Chapter. The MPINCC 2010-2011 Annual Gala & Silent Auction at One Leidesdorff and Julia Morgan Ballroom on 06.08.11 was simply spectacular.

Kudos to Gala Chair Joel Costa, MBA, CMP, Co-Chair Peggy Anderson, CMP, and […]