UMAC 2014 - Savannah, Georgia!
The 2014 United Methodist Association of Communicators' Meeting, "Moonlight in the Garden of Google and Email" will be Oct. 22-25, 2014, at the Riverside Marriott Hotel in Savannah, Ga. Book your room at the United Methodist Group Rate or call 800-285-0398.
Keynote speaker is Rev. Susan Henry Crowe, new General Secretary if the General Board of Church and Society. Also special guest 2015 Miss Georgia, Maggie Bridges.
Start date: 10/21/14
End date: 10/25/14
Last day to book by: 9/28/14
Savannah Marriott Riverfront for $149.00 USD per night
The Awards banquet is Friday night, Oct. 24. Welcome reception Wednesday evening, Oct. 22, at Reynolds Square, location of the city’s statue of John Wesley. Lunch on Thursday at the Old Pink House, a historic Savannah restaurant. We will also offer a special day trip to St. Simons Island on Saturday, Oct. 25.
Workshops are still in development, but you will be able to sign up for them at registration in Savannah.
See the Awards section for information for:
- Hall of Fame Nominations - Due Sept. 15
- Communicator of the Year - Due Sept. 15
- UMAC Communications Awards - Due Sept. 5
UMAC 2016 - Portland, Oregon! (2015 UMAC)
With the General Conference media preview happening just a couple of months after our normal meeting time in October, the UMAC board of directors has decided, at the invitation of United Methodist Communications, to post-pone our 2015 meeting to January 2016 and piggy-back on the planned media preview for General Conference 2016. Watch for more details as we have them!