FICP Anytime

FICP Anytime

By FICP Headquarters
FICP Anytime podcasts are part of the FICP Anytime suite of on-demand, virtual education resources available to meetings professional members and hospitality partners The vision of Financial & Insurance Conference Professionals (FICP) is to amplify the positive impact and value of financial services and insurance industry meetings and events professionals.
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Executing Successful Virtual Experiences, Part 1
In the first of a two-part series on virtual experiences, Jennifer Squeglia, CMP, moderates a discussion where our expert panelists will provide an overview of virtual experiences and top tips for success. Panelists: January Cantrell, CMP, Director of Meetings and Events, AIG Retirement Services Brandt Krueger – Technical Producer, Educator, Speaker and Consultant Don't miss part two, where this group will cover RFPs and budget guidance for virtual experiences.
34:34
June 19, 2020
Executing Successful Virtual Experiences, Part 2
In the second of our two-part podcast, moderator Jennifer Squeglia, CMP and her panelists will discuss developing an RFP and budget guidance to help ensure an impactful virtual experience. Panelists include: January Cantrell, CMP, Director of Meetings and Events, AIG Retirement Services Brandt Krueger, Technical Producer, Educator, Speaker and Consultant In case you missed it, part one of this series on virtual events provided an overview of virtual events and top tips for success.
37:49
June 19, 2020
Sustainability within the Events Industry
The events industry has made decent progress in the last few years in adopting sustainability sustainability measures. With the global pandemic and the concerns about the virus spreading, will this force us to take a step back? Moderator Jennifer Squeglia, CMP, leads a discussion with panelists who bring expertise and passion to this topic about how to incorporate sustainability best practices along with heightened safety measures. Panelists include: Margaret Garcia, CMP, CMM, Event Planner, Corporate Event Management, Farmers Group, Inc Courtney Lohmann, CMP, Director, Corporate Social Responsibility, PRA
43:58
June 19, 2020
Pulse Survey Report: Spring 2019
In September 2019, FICP released the findings of the Spring 2019 Pulse Survey, highlighting many key topics within the industry including the state of the market, sourcing trends, and negotiation tactics. Listen in on FICP’s first-ever podcast to hear Mike Dominguez, President & CEO, Associated Luxury Hotels International and Joe Scully, Past FICP Chair, and Senior Director, Meeting & Event Management, John Hancock Financial Services dissect the results with Jennifer Squeglia, FICP Board Member and Chair of FICP’s Influence Committee. Mike and Joe touch on the topics below and more: Adjusting programming to bitable content Communicating to stakeholders the current “slow down” in growth Risk Management strategy: being cautious but not tight The pros and cons of providing best offers up front
29:19
June 9, 2020
Is DMCP Right for You?
FICP Experts Share Their Thoughts on the DMCP Designation Join our host, Jennifer Squeglia, CMP, as she connects with three hospitality partners from the FICP community on the history of the Destination Management Certified Professional (DMCP) designation, how to achieve the DMCP and its significance in career development, within the industry, for destination management professionals. Panelists include: Joe Fijol, DMCP, Managing Partner, 360 Destination Group based in Hollywood, FL Diane Lyons, DMCP, President, Owner and Founder, Accent New Orleans (a member of the DMC Network) Nicole Marsh, DMCP, Partner, Imprint Events Group (a member of the DMC Network)
33:18
June 9, 2020
Is CMM Right for You?
FICP Experts Share Their Thoughts on the CMM Designation Join our host, Jennifer Squeglia, CMP, as she connects with two FICP members on their path to achieving the Certification in Meeting Management (CMM), how the designation differs from CMP and the significance in career development, within the industry, for meeting professionals. Panelists include: John Cruz , CMM, Senior Corporate Meeting Planner, Blue Cross & Blue Shield of North Carolina  Ann Luketic, CMM, Marketing Event Specialist, Progressive
26:26
June 9, 2020
Is CMP Right for You?
FICP Experts Share Their Thoughts on the CMP Designation Join our host, Jennifer Squeglia, CMP, as she connects with two FICP professionals from the FICP community on their Certified Meeting Professional (CMP) journey, what the CMP entails and the significance in career development, within the industry, for meeting professionals. Panelists include: Aaron Missner, CMP, Director of Regional Accounts, Northeast, Wynn Resorts Caryn Taylor-Lucia, CMP, Vice President, Corporate Event Marketing, SEI
20:21
June 9, 2020