Early on October 29, with Superstorm Sandy threatening high winds and flooding, the largest cities on the East Coast began to shut down in preparation for the natural disaster. For Meghan Schilt, CMP, however, the show would go on. The Apax Partners events manager was in the final stages of planning for a conference for 100 attendees that was to take place October 30 to 31 in New York City. Weather forecasts grew increasingly ominous the week before, so Schilt began making backup plans ...

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