Monthly Chapter Meeting - September 18th Tampa


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Date: Monday, September 18, 2017

     Member Orientation Registration opens at 5:15pm

     Member Orientation Presentation begins at 5:30pm (FREE, but, don't forget to register!)

     Dinner Break: 6:15pm - 6:55pm

     Chapter Meeting: 7:00pm - 8:30pm;  Featuring Jim Emerick

Location: South University (Tampa, FL campus) – 4401 N. Himes Avenue #175

Chapter Meeting Prices:  PMI Member - $15 | Non-Members and Guests - $20 

Walk-Ins are Welcomed!

Orientation & Chapter Meeting Registrations: Please click here 

PDUs:  1 PDU Available for Attending the Chapter Meeting

Join us for PMI TB Membership Orientation prior to the September Chapter meeting and learn more about the Chapter and how you can engage in your community.  You do not need to be a member to attend.   Come early for Orientation and stay for the Chapter meeting! 

Topic: Strategies for the Agile Leader

Guest Expert: Jim Emerick

Apply strategies developed by General Stanley McChrystal to your own personal leadership philosophy.

Jim will weave stories from Stanley McChrystal's Team of Teams with current leadership perceptions and practical research findings regarding corporate agility and effectiveness. He will demonstrate a structured process for the development of a Personal Leadership Philosophy based on military strategy, current business trends, and one's individual style leading to a unique and authentic leadership path.

Bring your friends and colleagues to this highly-informative session. Reserve your seat today!

Who will benefit from this presentation?

  • Project Managers and PMOs
  • Business Leaders
  • IT Professionals
  • Contractors and Permanent Project Management Professionals

What will be the key take-aways?

  • How and Why to have a structured, Personal Leadership Philosophy
  • Incorporate military strategy and current business trends
  • How to embrace your unique, authentic leadership path


About Jim Emerick:

Jim Emerick is the founder and president of profit-with-purpose Choinque® (pronounced "choynk") LLC, an international network of organizations in relentless pursuit of the good and best within themselves, and even more so, in others. He passionately supports Autism Speaks, Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo, and Angels of the Amazon. He is an Academy Leadership Master Facilitator and partner with PMI chapters in Colorado Springs, Sydney, Lima, London, Santiago and Tampa, offering elite leadership programs and executive coaching worldwide. He is rather active on Twitter under the username @Choinque.

Jim has been a technology entrepreneur for three decades within the government, small & large businesses. A graduate of the United States Air Force Academy, Jim served as a program manager developing and integrating next generation spacecraft computers into over fifty platforms including the Cassini-Huygens probe. In 1992, he co-founded and led innovative systems & technologies corporation, pioneering three generations of radio frequency system-on-chip integrated circuits with diverse teams in the United States, Scotland and Canada, selling the company in 2006. Afterward he served as Vice-President Advanced Technologies at ITT, developing and delivering breakthrough communications platforms.

Jim is a lifetime member of the Air Force Academy Sabre Society, and serves as advisor or board member for numerous organizations. He and his wonderful wife Cheryl, their two awesome children, and three cats live in Tampa, Florida and Pine, Colorado.

Date: Monday, September 18, 2017 at 5:30 PM

Location: South University (Tampa, FL campus) – 4401 N. Himes Avenue #175

PMI Member Price: $15 – Non-Members and Guests: $20

Register Online:

In advance please click here. Walk-ins are welcomed!  If you are unable to make it to the September meeting please join us via webcast.

There will be a Member Orientation prior to the September meeting. The details are as follows:

Member Orientation Registration begins 5:15pm

Member Orientation Presentation begins 5:30pm

Dinner Break: 6:15pm - 6:55pm

Chapter Meeting: 7:00pm - 8:30pm

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