Deborah Hinson is the founding Partner of The Hinson Group, LLC; a full service marketing agency with a robust event planning division. In her role, Deborah leads a diverse team of meeting and marketing professionals. The meetings division is focused on National Account development and client management, specifically in the medical, financial and technology sectors. She is proud to serve as Chair for the MPIMD Advisory Council and as past president of IMMPA (International Medical Meeting Professionals Association.) Deborah was named MPI Gulf States Chapter Planner Of The Year and has served as the President of the Foundation of NACE. She holds a Bachelor of Science Degree from Purdue University.