After contributing to the development of one of the first destination management companies in the United States, Irene Vazquez Briske founded WM+ in 1984 as a home-based business. With 25 years of continuous growth, WM+ is now a multimillion-dollar meeting planning firm, recognized by both Wells Fargo Bank and by the California Public Utilities Commission as a successful Women- and Minority-Owned Business.

Josiane Emorine joined WM+ in 1998. With more than 15 years of experience in online data management, resource-optimization tools, and the logistics and organization of international events, Josiane led development of the company’s proprietary database and online registration system to create an efficient, flexible, customizable set of management and planning tools for WM+ Clients.