May 8, 2013 - Encino, CA: To meet the growing demand for specialized live event insurance coverage, NAS Insurance Services introduced today Alive Risk, a new brand for its Entertainment & Sports division. Headed by Jerid Schmickle and Tim Troester, the new business unit provides specialty insurance for a broad range of live event risks.
May 2013 - Mid Year Meeting Edition
Here are a few details to help maximize your time at the Mid Year Meeting:
Workshops – Workshops are scheduled for Monday at 2:00pm, Tuesday at 10:30am and Wednesday at 10:00am following the General Session. No pre-registration necessary.
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TMPAA Charities – Support our troops by stopping at our table in the Vendor Trade Show. Pack a box and write a letter of support to one of our service men and women serving in active duty areas of the world.
Once again at our meeting we will be asking attendees to pack a box and write a letter to our active duty service men and women serving in Afghanistan.
This "Packages from Home" initiative is funded by your generous donations to TMPAA Charities. Thank you for the support!
Where Program Business Gets Done
TMPAA Mid Year Meeting
May 6-8, 2013
Ask the Admiral
Our Keynote speaker, Admiral Mike Mullen, will leave plenty of time for your questions at the General Session on Tuesday, May 7. Attendees will have the option of asking questions at the event, or by clicking on the link below to pose your question in advance of the meeting.
Click Here to Ask the Admiral a question.
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The TM Women’s Networking Group is being developed to provide an additional business incubation and professional development forum for women members of the TMPAA. The group is also designed to promote leadership of women in the program industry segment and encourage women currently in these leadership positions to join and participate in the TMPAA.
The group's kickoff event will be a Women’s Networking Lunch at the TMPAA Mid Year Meeting in Baltimore. Mark your calendars for Tuesday, May 7 at Noon. Location TBA.
We want your ideas about how to use this opportunity and have created a forum on the Association's Linked In page to generate discussion.
Not already on Linked In? Join here.
Once you are signed up for Linked In, you can request to join the Target Markets Program Administrators Association group. From there, you can take part in the new TM Women’s Networking Group.
Already on Linked In? Click here to participate.
Let us know if you plan to attend the lunch or would like to send a note to one of the Women’s Networking Group steering committee members below.
Click here to sign up for the Women’s Networking Lunch (must be registered to attend the Mid Year Meeting)
WNG (Women’s Networking Group) Steering Committee:
Heidi Strommen, Chairperson – President, ProHost USA
Lisa Doherty – President and CEO, Business Risk Partners
Helen English – COO, Distinguished Programs
Karen Trudel – COO, GMI Insurance
Tracey Carragher – CEO, Breckenridge Insurance Group
We hope to see all our female members in Baltimore.
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Second Annual Program Administrator Town Hall
Monday, May 6, 2013 - 3:30 PM
One key resource and benefit of membership in the TMPAA is the opportunity to hear how your Program Administrator peers run successful program business operations. The PA Town Hall was developed for exactly this purpose.
We are prepared to hold our second PA Town Hall Meeting at the Mid Year Event in Baltimore on Monday. Our topic area for this event is:
Life Cycle of the Program Administrator
Discussions involving critical start up issues, strategic planning, sustaining growth and perpetuation are planned.
Here is the panel of your peers:
Mid Life Issues of Growth and Development
Decisions to Sell, Perpetuate, or Die at Your Desk
We will be utilizing an Automated Response System that will allow attendees to respond to questions via wifi keypads producing immediate, tabulated results.
The Town Hall is sponsored by:
Med James, Inc.
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