2021 Calendar Events:


MCCSN Presents: Inaugural Women in Tourism and Hospitality (W.I.T.H.) Conference

March 18-19, 2021

Four Points by Sheraton San Diego

For conference updates and to register click: sdwithit.com

Sponsorship and exhibitor opportunities available – email: sponsorship@sdwithit.com


MCCSN Presents: 4th Annual WITH Networking Event

September, 2020 – TBA

MCCSN Mixers

San Diego Women in Tourism and Hospitality End of Summer Networking Mixer! MCCSN’s end of summer mixer is your opportunity to network and make connections with industry leaders in a relaxed and professional atmosphere.

Bring your favorite CEO and rising star to our summer mixer and enjoy entertainment, food, bar with signature drink, personal photo sessions, industry exhibitors, fab gifts and beautiful background calypso music provided by Steel the Band.

We promise you our summer mixer will be an event like non-other you’ve ever experienced. At our summer mixer:

  • Mix and mingle with the key industry professionals, introduce yourself to the distinguished Women in Tourism and Hospitality (WITH) honorees, and meet or reconnect with colleagues in the tourism industry.
  • Preview the exciting opportunities and attractions for our annual MCCSN Women in Tourism (WITH) luncheon held every year during women’s history month
  • Learn about the “WITH-IT” group, MCCSN’s organization destined to be the premiere group providing support, connections and mentorship for women in our industry.

If interested in hosting a MCCSN event at your unique venue, email us at events@i0d.295.myftpupload.com

  • becoming a premiere “WITH-IT” group member, or sponsor you can join the group at the summer mixer.
  • showcasing your organization, company or event space (hotel or attraction) for one of our meetings, please contact us during the mixer.

Showcase your company’s products and/or services to more than 100 industry professionals.

Click here for an exhibitor application.

What Clients Are Saying About MCCSN’s Mixers…

Thank you so much for hosting such an incredible event and allowing me to join in the festivities. The MCCSN W.I.T.H. Summer Networking Event was wonderful! What a fabulous opportunity to learn and enjoy with leaders in the hospitality field. I’m thrilled to feel W.I.T.H. it, having made outstanding new connections and I look forward to future MCCSN W.I.T.H. events!

Ashley Descisciolo, Catering Sales Manager
Lafayette Hotel

I can’t thank you enough for this beautiful event. The venue, food, giveaways and the casual yet sophistication of the event made it a complete success. I felt empowered as a woman in the industry and was able to make plenty of contacts. Thank you for inspiring us to be the best we can as women and showing that we can break the glass ceiling.

Sheryl Paulino, Marketing Manager
RAR Hospitality

MCCSN W.I.T.H. Summer Networking Event was excellent! It’s great to connect with others in the industry. It’s a very inspiring event for women in tourism to attend, and a great opportunity to chat with mentors in the travel field! Warm Regards

Michelle Shullo, Director of Sales
Fairfield Inn & Suites

You did it again! The event last night was what you do best, bring people together with common interests that would not have met another way. Thank you for all you do, we appreciate you more than you know and are fortunate to have you in our city. Looking forward to the W.I.T.H. event in the new year!!!

Karima Zaki, CEO
Sancuate! Spa

Thank you for another successful networking event. Great venue!

Maureen Marlo-Carew, Pay it Forward

Thank you for making a difference in my life!

DANIA DUKE, General Manager

THANK YOU for caring and sharing your passion of the Tourism & Hospitality industries last night, at your premier W.I.T.H. Summer Networking Event! The unique setting, the gourmet delicacies, every detail and each guest was simply “W.I.T.H. it”! This Awesome evening was truly Spectacular and I am most Appreciative! THANK YOU! In Gratitude,

Claudia Johnson, President
Pleasant Surprises & Branded Gifts Plus – division of EXCLAMATIONS! Inc.

Clara, it was a great event!

Letty Alvarez, Corporate Services Manager
Pacific Southwest Minority Supplier Development Council

I highly recommend MCCSN mixers for opportunities to network with a diverse group of professionals in our industry; to see unique venues that showcase our beautiful city; and to hear excellent speakers sharing knowledge and experience that can positively impact our business.”

Barbara Ramsey, Director of Sales
NTC Venues at Liberty Station San Diego

Clara Carter is a connecter extraordinaire and her MCCSN events are a great place to connect! Great variety of venues, superb speakers and no-nonsense networking!

Sarita Maybin, Professional Speaker and Author


Event Archives


MCCSN Presents: 4th Annual W.I.T.H. Mixer

Hilton San Diego Gaslamp

401 K St, San Diego, CA 92101

Thursday, September 25, 2019


MCCSN Presents: 4th Annual WITH Awards luncheon

Omni San Diego Hotel

675 L Street San Diego, CA

Thursday, March 14th, 2019

11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

For more information or to register

Sponsorship opportunities available – email: events@i0d.295.myftpupload.com

“Empowering Tomorrow’s Leaders”

2nd Annual W.I.T.H. Awards Luncheon

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Wyndham San Diego Bayside Hotel

11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

The Women in Tourism and Hospitality (W.I.T.H.) San Diego Awards is an annual Women’s History Month celebration, where six phenomenal female executives will share their success journey in a moderated panel discussion focused on challenges and triumphs relating to women in the workplace at all stages of their careers. Lunch and swag bags will be provided! Portion of proceeds benefit Mt. Miguel High School’s Matador Business Academy.

Sponsored By:

Patti Roscoe


Join MCCSN and RAR Hospitality for the Annual Lodging Industry Forecast Event

March 24, 2017
7:30 AM – 10:00 AM
Hilton Garden Inn, Del Mar
San Diego, CA

LIFE (Lodging Industry Forecast Event) is a San Diego based hospitality conference that focuses on providing information on the industry’s direction.

This includes a dynamic forecast put together by the hotel guru, Bob Rauch (CEO of RAR Hospitality and founder of HotelGuru.com), and additional insight from numerous industry experts.


This isn’t just what we do, it is what we breathe. This is our LIFE.

cultural culinary connections

Join MCCSN and industry friends for an evening to remember as we celebrate San Diego’s rich diverse cultures through traditional culinary tastes and art!

Thursday, October 13, 2016

“MCCSN Fall Mixer”

‘Culinary Cultural Connections’…under the stars

VENUES Liberty Station – Fieldstone Legacy Plaza

5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.



Presented by MCCSN

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Padres vs Dodgers

Pre-Game Time: 4:15 p.m. – 6:45 p.m. (Park in the Park)

Pre-game activities and entertainment

Game Time: 7:10 p.m.

Community and Family Event

Event Producer:


Portion of Proceeds benefit:


Tuesday, July 12th

MLB All Star Game – San Diego

San Diego Convention Center

PetCo Park