A project is a temporary undertaken to create a unique product, service, or result.
Project Management Professional
Project Management Professional is an internationally recognized professional designation offered by the Project Management Institute. As of August 2019, there are 932,720 active PMP certified individuals and 300 chartered chapters across 218 countries and territories worldwide. Wikipedia
Project Management Institute PMI
PMI is the world’s leading not-for-profit membership association for the project management profession, with more than half a million members and credential holders in 185 countries. PMI’s worldwide advocacy for project management is supported by their globally-recognized standards and credentials, their extensive research program, and their professional
development opportunities. PMI’s worldwide advocacy makes them the global thought leader in this strategic organizational competency.
The PMI organization administers various Project Management certification programs, delivers international and regional seminars, provides geographical membership services through its chapters, and provides industry level services through Specific Interest Groups (SIGs). Additional information about these services can be found on PMI's website.
California Central Valley Chapter
The California Central Valley Chapter was chartered in December 2010 and is part of PMI Region 7, an area that covers Arizona, California, Hawaii, Nevada, and New Mexico. We are the 18th PMI Chapter chartered in Region 7. We cover the geographic area denoted by the following zip code prefixes: 932, 933, 936, 937, and 961.
The primary focus of the California Central Valley Chapter is to advance the capability of its members to practice their profession of project management for the benefit of other project managers, themselves, and for whom they do project management work while building professional relationships in a fun and learning environment. Our vision embraces, values, applies, and attributes its success to professional project management leadership and practices.