Welcome to the International Association of Protocol Consultants® and Officers, where sharing educational resources form the foundation of our organization. IAPC remains an all-volunteer organization that strives to represent every area of protocol, etiquette, and civility. I am pleased that you are visiting us today, whether you are a former member or a professional or a web friend.
IAPC maintains both an intellectual and an emotional commitment to our position in the forefront of the industry. Our core strength is that we set high goals and achieve them. Many protocol organizations compliment us by regularly emulating IAPC standards and following approaches that we have developed. We are proud of the impact IAPC has made. From it's inception, IAPC has been recognized by the industry's icons for our globally experienced faculty, higher level education, resources, and contacts. For more than a decade we delivered distinctive learning opportunities, memorable conferences, and personalized programs.
It is my honor and privilege to serve you through the vibrant culture that is IAPC. Thank you for visiting our Web site.
Cherlynn Conetsco, IAPC President
IAPC | Certified Protocol Consultant® | CPC®
International Association of Protocol Consultants® and Officers
***IAPC is honored to have been featured in SERVICE ETIQUETTE as the preferred platform for coaching and executive education.
SENIOR ADVISORS LETITIA BALDRIGE, Author "New Manners for New Times" ROGER E. AXTELL, Author "Essential Do's & Taboos"
PRESIDENT CHERLYNN CONETSCO, CPC® Author, "Service Etiquette"
VICE PRESIDENT JOHN CRAWFORD HOWELL, CPC®
Established in 2002 as a 501c6 nonprofit organization, The International Association of Protocol Consultants® and Officers™ is pleased to announce that we have achieved all goals set forth by our founding Board of Directors, along with my own initial objectives in establishing this organization.
In an effort to express our gratitude to those who gave of their time and talent, IAPC is now offering a variety of resources to our Ambassadors of Civility --- all free of charge! It is our desire to serve all who are committed to CHOOSING CIVILITY | Connecting effectively, relating with kindness!--- what we refer to as the IAPC GLOBAL CIVILITY INITIATIVE.
TODAY, IAPC does not accept donations, grants, or dues of any kind. We thank the many individuals, companies, and organizations that stepped forward, sponsored, volunteered and/or participated in industry specific research to help establish IAPC as an international resource for Academia, Executives, Members of Fortune Global 500 Companies, Corporations/Organizations, Government, and National/International Media seeking reliable information on Protocol, Etiquette, and Civility. Please see: THANK YOU
~ Alinda Lewris - IAPC Founder and Executive Director
IAPC | Civility, Country-Specific Do's and Taboos, and International Protocol | Washington DC
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