On October 10, 2011, the Green Meeting Industry Council Las Vegas Chapter became officially designated. This is the tenth chapter of GMIC to be formed.
The mission for the GMIC Las Vegas chapter is to foster corporate social responsibility initiatives. GMICLV will connect stakeholders though education, community collaboration and innovation by serving as the primary resource for sustainable practices in the Meeting, Tradeshow, and Event Industry. The chapter will strive to help the destination balance environmental objectives with economic efficiencies while producing world-class events
Debi Kinney, Western Regional Director, North America for Clean the World, is serving as the inaugural President of the Las Vegas Chapter.
“Above and beyond networking opportunities and sophisticated educational content, GMICLV offers its members the ability to make a difference in the Las Vegas meetings and events community,” she said. “By coming together to learn from each other and share our experiences, our membership will pave the pathway to a more sustainable industry, both at a local and global level.”