Chapter News

Discover a Resort Style Experience Less than an Hour Away

Picture this…the sun is shining, you and four of your best friends are relaxing by a glorious outdoor pool that connects to an indoor pool, in a private cabana. Island music plays softly in the background as your server brings you crisp, cool mojitos and tells you about how the mint was picked fresh that morning from the Chef’s Garden. Can you guess where you are?

A Message from our President

We have all survived another New England Winter and Summer is finally here!  Which means so is our signature Red Sox Summer Social event on Tue. July 10th!  If you have not yet purchased your tickets, then you will want to do so right away by visiting our chapter website https://newengland.pcma.org/.  Limited tickets are available for reception/game and reception only. 

Planning for attendees with dietary restrictions

Every year, Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE) plans an educational conference for families and professionals managing food allergies. That means planning meals for hundreds of attendees with dietary restrictions that include not only the Top 8 allergens and gluten, but everything from chicken to rosemary to food dyes. So where do we start? Here

2017 Proves to be a Successful Year

PCMA New England held their Annual Meeting at the newly renovated Revere Hotel Boston Common on December 5, 2017. Over 80 PCMA New England Members and Non-Members gathered at the Hotel for education and networking. Our speakers, MaryAnne Bobrow & Jonathan Howe, discussed the Top Ten Things Planners Need to Know NOW regarding Cybersecurity. The content was very insightful

Don Lawrence Scholarship Recipient

Dear PCMA Members, I would like to thank the members of the board of PCMA for choosing me as the Don Lawrence Memorial Scholarship recipient. I am truly honored and grateful to be accepting this award. I would also like to thank everyone from PCMA for inviting me to the New England Annual Chapter meeting at the Revere

PCMA NE Convenes in Nashville!

PCMA held its Annual Convening Leaders in Nashville, TN in January 2018. The New England Chapter was well represented in Nashville, and had over 40 attendees at our Chapter Reception. This year’s theme was “Amplifying Engagement” and focused on new, unique ways of engaging both attendees and partners in our industry. Main stage sessions were

Member Spotlight: Alanna Joyce

Member Spotlight: Alanna Joyce, Event Manager for the Watson & Cloud Platform team at IBM When did you first get involved with PCMA? I joined PCMA in March 2017. How did you first get involved with the PCMA New England chapter? When I first joined PCMA, I only took advantage of the online education, Catalyst forum, and Convene

Socializing at the brand new Kings Seaport!

PCMA NE kicked off 2018 with its first Social at the brand new Kings in the bustling Seaport. King’s Seaport had just opened and PCMA NE Members were thrilled to be one of the very first events held at the venue. Kings provided fantastic food, drinks and entertainment for all. Included in their entertainment package,

Spring 2018 President’s Message

Hello PCMA New England! I cannot believe that we are about to close the 1st quarter of 2018! It seems like just yesterday that we were all gathered for our Annual Meeting at the Revere Hotel celebrating our 2017 successes and raising money for the Don Lawrence Scholarship, Marisa’s Mission and other chapter initiatives through

Triple Crown Night May 19

The Chapter’s 2018 Charity of Choice, Marisa’s Mission, is hosting their 2nd Annual Triple Crown Night on Saturday, May 19th at the Quincy Marriott Hotel. This event will sell out again and we don’t want you to miss it. Can you help honor Marisa by volunteering the night of the event?  Click here for contact information and more details.