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Member Spotlight Sally Slater

MS_ Sally Slater

By: MPINJ | Jul 26, 2019

Name: Sally Slater, C.A.S.E.
Occupation: Director, National Accounts
Planner or Supplier: Supplier
Member Since: 2002 / MPI NJ 2019
Current Employer: Greater Newark CVB

How did you get your start in the industry?
I co-owned a B&B in South Carolina with my Mom in the 80’s!

How many years have you been in the industry? 
25+

What is your favorite thing about our industry? 
Meeting new people!  While our industry is pretty big, I feel like we are all family! 

What is the best career advice you’ve received? 
Begin with the end in mind – Stephen Covey – 7 Habits of Highly Effective People

If you were not in this industry, what would you be doing right now? 
Working with Breast Cancer patients.

Where did you grow up?
Jacksonville Beach, FL

What is your favorite city to travel to and why? 

New Orleans!  I love the food, the people, the culture and most of all the Zydeco Music!!

What is your all-time favorite movie? 
Gone With the Wind of course!!!

Describe your perfect day off? 

Spending it with my precious grand babies!!! I have 4!!

How long have you been a member of MPI?
Since 2002 - I left for a while and came back!

What are you most excited about in joining MPI NJ?
Being part of the Board - specifically the education committee!  Offering education that is engaging, creating education programs for both meeting and supplier!

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