2008 Advertising/Marketing Executive Conference

Sunday, April 13 - Tuesday, April 15, 2008
Wyndham Palm Springs Hotel
888 East Tahquitz Canyon Way [map]
Palm Springs, CA 92262-6708

Brings together many of the industry's top marketing and advertising strategists. Tailored specifically to keep this professional ahead of what's happening in the industry, the conference provides practical ideas and the exchange of information among peers.

Thanks to our generous sponsors:

American Color

FanFare Media Works

MultiAd Kwikee

Southeast Advertising Services

Universal Ad


Related Web Pages and Sites:
Wyndham Palm Springs Resort
Palm Springs Bureau of Tourism

Related Files:

REGISTRATION FORM (please click to download)

Registration Includes:

All meeting materials, breakfasts, refreshment breaks, lunch and receptions. Fee does not include your hotel accomodiations.

Who Should Attend:

Advertising and marketing executives.

Meeting Attire:

Casual attire (no ties!) is recommended for the entire conference. The average temperature in April is 87.

Cancellation and Other Policies:

Full refund if notification is received prior to one week before meeting; 60 percent refund it less than one week's notification; NO REFUND IF CANCELLATION IS RECEIVED AFTER APRIL 11(COB). If registration is not canceled before start of meeting, registrant will be responsible for paying full registration fee.

Is Media Allowed?


General Hotel Information:

Travel Palm Springs, California, a glamorous desert community offering the ideal getaway for business or pleasure. Among Palm Springs California hotels, the Wyndham Palm Springs is a perfect retreat for a Southern California spa vacation, family travel or corporate meeting with a location just three blocks from fashionable Palm Canyon Drive and directly linked to the Palm Springs Convention Center.

At our Palm Springs, California luxury hotel and resort, make yourself at home in a warmly-appointed room with panoramic views of the majestic San Jacinto Mountains. Enjoy the comfort and convenience of thoughtful business amenities including an oversized desk and Internet access, making it easy to get work done.

When it's time for a break, savor delicious contemporary cuisine at Wyndham Palm Springs Resort's renowned Café Terraza or take a refreshing dip in our delightful oasis pool. Leisure activities are at your fingertips - from spa services to nearby golf, tennis and world-class shopping. If you love the outdoors, skiing, hiking and trail riding are as close as the nearby mountains. Delight in breathtaking views with an exhilarating hot-air balloon ride over the serene desert. We also offer complimentary transportation to the conveniently located Palm Springs Airport.

Book your California getaway at our hotel and receive valuable savings by choosing a Palm Springs, California family vacation package or one of our other great deals. Come to this charming desert hideaway for business or relaxation - and make the Wyndham Palm Springs your home away from home.

Travel Information:

Air Travel Information
Palm Springs International Airport is served by over a dozen airlines that connect to hundreds of cities worldwide, with approximately 100 daily flights. Palm Springs is located approximately 100 miles west of Los Angeles and is a 40 minute flight from both Los Angeles and San Diego airports. Flights from Las Vegas and Phoenix are approximately 1 hour long. For additional information on Palm Springs International Airport or to view a list of carriers, please visit the airport website:
Palm Springs Airport


FMI negotiated airfare and car rental discounts for attendees of this event. Please see the information below to take advantage of our special rates!

United offers special meeting discounts for attendees. Simply call (or have your travel agent call) United’s Special Meeting Desk at 1.800.521.4041 and refer to Meeting ID Number 509RK to receive a 2–10 percent discount on applicable fares, including First Class. If you purchase a ticket at least 30 days prior to travel, you will receive an additional 5 percent discount. This special offer applies to travel on domestic flights of all United Airlines, United Express, TED and United code share flights (UA*) operated by US Airways, US Airways Express and Air Canada.

Discounts are available for international attendees flying on United, United Express and Lufthansa code share flights. For more information, call your local United Airlines reservation number and refer to Meeting ID Number 509RK.


Avis Rent A Car is the official car rental provider for this meeting. Special discounts are available for all attendees and include unlimited free mileage. Call Avis at 1.800.331.1600 or log on to www.avis.com to make your reservations. Be sure to mention discount code AWD # B235499. International attendees may fax their reservation requests to +1.918.621.4821.