For three straight years Maritz Travel has offered the Certified Incentive Specialist (CIS) course at their annual Collaborative, with nearly 400 Maritz Travel team members and partners earning their CIS designation. In addition to CIS, Maritz Travel sponsored the Certified Incentive Travel Professi
When Dana Weaver, CIS, GROWMARK’s Senior Manager of Marketing Services, first took over responsibility of his company’s incentive travel programs over 10 years ago, the first thing he did was meet with senior executives to ensure he had their buy-in and support for the programs.
"The feedback was very positive. Although the participants had a wide-range of industry experience, the course provided a lot of great tips and best practices that most found relevant to their role. The best part was that the class helped foster more interaction and camaraderie among team members.”
Sixteen meetings and incentive professionals from 8 countries earned their Certified Incentive Specialist (CIS) designation at the SITE + MPI Global Forum in Rome
The greatest benefits of being a SITE member are the global connections, networking platforms, training, business opportunities for individuals and destinations such as “Your Best Reward is Mexico” program, and, of course, making friends across the world who share knowledge, business, connections an