Public Announcements


Thank you to our donors! - Silent Auction raised $875

We raised $875 during this year's silent auction! We couldn't have done it without our amazing donors!

Huge thank you to our donors:

  • Bethesda North Marriott
  • Discover Durham
  • Great Wolf Lodge - Concord
  • Judy Edmonds (Retired NCSGMP Member)
  • Millennium Durham
  • Monica Glover (Past NSGMP President)
  • North Charleston marriott
  • Visit Cabarrus 
  • Visit Fayetteville
  • Visit Johnston County
  • Visit Raleigh
  • Visit St. Petersburg/Clearwater
  • Wilmington and Beaches CVB


Special thanks to Visit Raleigh for their sponsorship of the 25th Celebration in December!



Silent Auction is Live!!

The annual silent auction is open and we are trying to raise $2,000 for the chapter. We're encouraging all our members to share it with family and friends! Please share this link: to your networks via email, social email, and to your work friends and family! Deadline to place your bid is December 13 at 5 p.m.


Florence Causes Delay in our Kick-Off

Hi All - 

With Hurricane Florence's imminent arrival, safety is our first concern.  While we’d love to see your smiling faces on Wednesday, we feel it’s best to allow you time to prepare for Florence’s arrival to be sure you and your family are safe.  We will reschedule so stay tuned for more details. 

Members are our best asset and resource.  If you have any tips for hurricane survival visit our Facebook page and post your tips. 

Stay safe and we look forward to seeing you all very soon!


Save the Date! 2018-2019 Monthly Meeting Calendar Set

Save the Date

2018-2019 Monthly Education meeting calender

We are excited to bring you the dates for the 2018-2019 monthly chapter education meetings. Locations and topics are forthcoming as well as conference dates and a special holiday celebration. Stay tuned!

  • September 12, 2018 
  • November 14, 2018
  • January 9, 2019
  • March 13, 2019
  • April 10, 2019



Winter Chapter Newsletter 2017

Here is our Winter 2017 newsletter- Enjoy! 


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Registration for SGMP National Education Conference is Now Open

I am happy to announce that registration is open for the 2018 NEC.  The NEC website is Our Keynote speakers are already booked and will be exciting to see. Keep on the lookout for additional information to be posted regularly on the website. NEC will be held June 5-7, 2018 in Norfolk Va.

Opening Keynote: Anthony Melchiorri

 Anthony Melchiorri, TV personality and host and creator of “Hotel Impossible” on Travel Channel, has more than 20 years’ experience in the hospitality industry. His storied career began as the Night Manager of the iconic Plaza Hotel, but in just 18 months, he worked his way up the ladder to become the Director of Front Office Operations there. 

With the instinct to know exactly what needs to be fixed the minute he enters a hotel, Anthony has transformed some of the nation’s finest pedigreed properties, including New York City’s prestigious Lucerne and Algonquin Hotels. In addition to being a Travel Channel host, Anthony is also Managing Director of Argeo Hospitality, his hospitality consulting firm, which specializes in revenue management, brand development, sales and marketing, and provides consultation on hotel projects for private owners and investors.  

 Closing Keynote: Walter Bond

Walter Bond: A Lifetime in Pursuit of Peak Performance

Walter Bond is one of the top corporate keynote speakers and executive coaches in the nation. His reputation is built on a powerful speaking style, memorable ideas, and his hard-earned mastery of peak performance principles.

A bench player during his four-year college career at the University of Minnesota, Walter Bond decided to dedicate himself to understanding peak performance. He willed himself to a full-scale optimization of every aspect of his game—and a six-year professional career, including stints with the Dallas Mavericks, the Utah Jazz, and the Detroit Pistons.

Ever since, Walter has worked to hone his methodologies and teach them at businesses across the United States. His expertise on business performance has led to diverse opportunities in corporate America. For instance, Walter hosted Food Network’s franchise food-business show, Giving You the Business.?

 Sponsorship Opportunities are now available, grab your package today as items have already begun to sell.  If you have any questions about the sponsorship packages, please contact Chris McLaughlin or Annette Wallace at