Movers & Shakers

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Mindfulness Speaker & Trainer

There’s an immediate sense of calm that overcomes you when you meet Lee Papa. Warm, engaging, present and centered, this mindfulness and meditation expert definitely found her calling, first in owning a Las Vegas wellness center that taught 4,000-plus classes in the six years it was open and currently on a mission to create well-being experiences at meetings and conferences around the world.

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Laila Ea, CMP HMCC

Laila Ea, CMP HMCC

Founder & CEO, SOSI and President, MPI PHL

Laila Ea, CMP HMCC, founder of the SOSI, has been named president of the Philadelphia chapter of MPI.... Read More

Amit Tejwani

Amit Tejwani

Associate Regional VP, Southern California, HelmsBriscoe

HelmsBriscoe announced the addition of Amit Tejwani as associate regional vice president for its Southern California team. Tejwani... Read More


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