PCMA's annual meeting, held January 6 to 9 at Gaylord Opyrland's Convention Hotel in Nashville, Tenn., drew close to 2,300 registrants. That's about 700 fewer than the year before in Miami; a decrease PCMA attributed to 9/11 and the economy. In PCMA news:
Six Continents Hotels and PCMA have joined forces in an educational program to help meeting planners in Latin America. The alliance aims to create a CMP program for Latin American meeting planners.