The World PCO Alliance announce its expansion, with the addition of a new member:
JPdL International in Montreal, Canada
JPdL International is one of the leading Canadian conference and event professionals, in business for over 30 years. JPdL provides strategic planning, cutting-edge logistics and robust event management solutions to create landmark experiences.
The Alliance held its Sixth Annual General Meeting after IMEX 2014 in Frankfurt, where it was decided to open up for new memberships. The WPCOA had an extremely successful IMEX 2014 with a record number of quality appointments. The constant growth in business leads shared among the members and the increased co-operation between the members has lead to great benefits for the clients of WPCOA members.
The Alliance’s President Mr. Per Ankaer, (ICS – International Conference Services, Denmark) says: We can be very proud of the achievements we have done as an Alliance, and we know that our members are confident in our strategy and our visions. That is why we find the time is right to open up for new members and thereby increase the value for all our members and our clients. The World PCO Alliance was created to help associations organize effective meetings throughout the globe. Representing the front-runner PCOs in all six continents, this cohesive group aims to capitalize on the efficiency of consolidating conference and event services within one network. By sharing resources, knowledge, technology, training and best practices, the WPCOA is the associations’ one-stop solution for international meetings and conferences. All members of the alliance are leaders in the association congresses industry in their respective countries and regions, and have a record of contributing to the development of the local meetings and events industry. The World PCO Alliance provides transparency in all we do but especially in regard to the handling of client funds.