MPI Key Facts
 Founded in 1972
 More than 17,000 engaged MPI members representing 71 countries
 More than 90 chapters and clubs in 24 countries
45 Chapters in the United States
7 Chapters in Canada
2 Chapters in Latin America
13 Chapters in Europe
2 Chapters in Asia
23 Student Clubs in North America
 More than $26 billion in global buying power
 4,800 planner members exclusive to MPI have about $11.5 billion in buying power



Leadership Vision

Established in 1984, the Tampa Bay Area Chapter of Meeting Professionals International (MPI) boasts 350 members in the seven county area surrounding Tampa Bay. From Hernando to Sarasota and Pinellas to Polk, we are ranked in the Top Third of all of MPI’s seventy-nine Chapters for member satisfaction, receiving international recognition and a 2012 RISE Award for our acclaimed Connections Campaign.

We are a MPI Chapter on the move - rich with talented, dedicated and energized Meeting and Event Professionals PASSIONATE about quality education, enhanced networking opportunities and tools to make us more effective in our community, industry and organization.

If that describes you and wish to become an active part of an industry which contributes $122.3 billion in revenue to our Tampa Bay region, we invite YOU to join us.

Now is the time for success. Now is the time to be with other industry leaders. Now is the time to become a part of the Team – TEAM TAMPA BAY!