About Us

PMI Metrolina Chapter Inc. is a not for profit corporation that was founded in 1985 in Charlotte North Carolina.  We currently have a membership of more than 1500 members. Over the years we have established well known and respected training programs in the area of project management and especially in the area of preparation for the Project Management Professional (PMP®) exam.Since its inception, the Chapter has provided a platform for monthly gatherings, where people of the project management profession can exchange views and network with other professionals.Our educational programs help members and non-members to expand their knowledge of and acquire expertise in the field of project management. The chapter's educational programs qualify for professional development units (PDUs) required to satisfy the continuing certification requirements for maintaining certification as a Project management Professional (PMP®).

Mission

The mission of the Metrolina Chapter is to facilitate the growth of the Project Management Profession through a focused set of professional programs, educational opportunities, and partnership with area businesses.

The Chapter's objectives are to:

  • Promote Project Management as a professional career path.
  • Provide professional development for all levels of Project Management through sharing and mentoring.
  • Increase awareness throughout the corporate and academic community.
  • Encourage a wide and diverse membership.
  • Be consistent with the PMI international model.

Vision

The Metrolina Chapter's vision is to be recognized by the business community as the source of "value added" project management competencies through integration with corporate sponsors and strategic partnerships.

The Chapter's aspirations are to:

  • Improve membership retention and have a strong volunteer base in committees.
  • Provide sufficient opportunities for members to achieve certification and re-certification requirements through strong professional and student development programs & seminars.
  • Integrate with leading high quality local companies as corporate sponsors by being pro-active in developing strategic partnerships.
  • Be recognized in business community for business performance by staying ahead of business trends.

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