Industry Associations Offer Outpouring of Support

According to the Convention Industry Council shortly after the attacks of September 11, here’s how some of the industry associations responded:

o Meeting Professionals International was providing "crisis care and support" to its members at its web site, www.mpiweb.org. Immediately following the attacks, MPI mobilized the 48 U.S.-based chapters to assist with local American Red Cross chapters. Twenty-two MPI members had principal offices in the World Trade Center Towers.

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