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August 19, 2016

Americas: Newly Launched: An Association for LGBT Meeting and Event Planners

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A new meeting planner association designed to facilitate networking and growing business relationships for the lesbian, gay, and bi/transgender meeting professionals community recently came online. The Philadelphia-based organization, called the LGBT Meeting Planners Association, or LGBTMPA, aims to bring together in one place members of the various groups that serve the LGBT travel and planning communities, including the International Gay and Lesbian Travel Association and Community Marketing; and the LGBT subgroups within meeting planner associations such as the Professional Convention Management Association and Meeting Professionals International.

lgbtmpa logoIn a post on the PinkBananaBiz.com and LGBTNewMedia.com blog, organizers note that these organizations and association subgroups already draw together at informal meetups and formal gatherings at existing industry events, and that these organizations have been adding more education at their events to provide information on how to work more effectively with the LBGT meeting marketplace.

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