2017 Gold Member Retreat


$206/night  •  400 E Street SW Washington, D.C., 20024
*Book your room before Oct. 17 to receive the CMB room block rate.
     • Free breakfast and wifi is included
     • If you are driving in, the hotel valet parking is $40 per night


Airport: Reagan National Airport (DCA)
Ground Transportation:
• The Washington Metro will take you to/from the airport to our host hotel.
• Exit the DCA airport into the Metro Station entrance (This exit is connected via a walkway and you will not have to leave the airport)
• Take the blue line towards Largo
• Depart at Federal Center SW (This station has only one exit)
• Make a right out of the station (You will be walking past Starbucks and Potbelly restaurant)
• Walk straight down until you get to the intersection that has a Pizza Authentica restaurant
• Make a right at the intersection and you will be walking towards Hyatt Place (You will go past Residence Inn before approaching Hyatt Place)








Thursday, November 9

  • Breakfast – Free at the host hotel
  • 9:30a – Check-in and welcome at the Museum of the Bible
  • 12:30p – 2:00p – Lunch, presented by Buckner Shoes for Orphan Souls
  • 4:30p – Wrap up at the Museum of the Bible and walk back to the hotel
  • 5:45p – Meet in the hotel lobby to head to dinner (CMB will provide transportation)
  • 6:30p – 8:00p – Formal Dinner, presented by International Justice Mission
    • Special guest – Gary Haugen, CEO & Founder of IJM
             Suggested attire:
             Ladies – long evening dress, dressy suit, or formal cocktail-length dress
             Men – suit or sports coat and tie
  • Friday, November 10

    • Breakfast – Free at the host hotel
    • 8:45a – Meet in the hotel lobby to tour D.C. (CMB will provide transportation)
    • 9:00a – 12:00p – Washington D.C. Trolley Tour (You will be dropped back off at the hotel after the tour)
    If you WILL NOT be able to join us, please email Andrea Hirth by October 26th. Due to the expenses involved, each no show will be charged a $200 cancellation fee. 

2021 Membership Exclusives

January – Your 2021 Radio Goals – Virtual Event
March – Radio Station Field Trip
April – A Webinar for YOUR Board
May – Virtual Mentoring Event
June – SURPRISE BENEFIT at Momentum
July – Salary Survey Webinar
August – Fundraising Webinar
September – Creative Images
October – Techsurvey Webinar
November – Radio Station Field Trip
December – Virtual Christmas Party

*subject to change


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