Information For

Guest Speakers, Partners and Supporters

The following individuals and organizations have supported our programs in a variety of ways. 

We encourage you to visit their websites and consider them as resources for your event planning needs.

Program Supporters

Temecula Valley Convention & Visitors Bureau (Visit Temecula Valley)

Temecula Valley Chamber of Commerce

Vista Chamber of Commerce

Wyndham San Diego Bayside

Guest Speakers

Linda Moynan, Chief Development Officer, Reality Changers

Mimi Pojas, Event Planner, Hunter Industries

Katrina Whipple, Sales Manager, Lakehouse Hotel & Resort

Melissa Darisay Thorpe, SDMPI 2012-2013 Board President, Certified Event Coordinator & Eurobar President

Pennie Thieman, Owner, Pennie's Bloomers Floral Designs

DJ SammyMemorable Sounds Entertainment

Bret Schanzenbach, CEO of the Vista Chamber of Commerce 

Sherry Yardley, YARDLEY ENTERPRISES, Event Coordinator for the Encinitas Chamber of Commerce

Bob Gattinella, President and CEO, Encinitas Chamber of Commerce

Michael McGuire, CMP, Director of Sales and Marketing for Bollotta Entertainment

Paul Van Deventer, CEO, Meeting Professionals International (MPI)