A RISE IN SALARIES, SECURITY? As the role of meeting planners becomes more important to the strategic success of U.S. companies, salaries are increasing at a steady clip, and job security is growing. So says the Meeting Professionals International 2000 Compensation Survey, which compiled information from more than 1,200 meeting organizers nationwide. About 53 percent of the respondents were corporate meeting planners.
"There's a demand for qualified corporate meeting planners," says D