Never in a million years did I expect to write a eulogy for Concepts Worldwide, the iconic meeting management firm that Terri Breining launched in San Diego County more than 21 years ago. The extended, virtual funeral of which this column is a part is for Concepts itself—not for Breining, not for the gifted and proficient team that she drew to the company, because they will all find their way. But it is shocking and sad to see Concepts Worldwide close its doors. And it raises questions ...

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