Home > Americas
blank Article
Florida Convention Center Expands, Renovates   August 31, 2012

The Manatee Convention Center in Bradenton, Fla., is getting its largest renovation ever after...More>>

blank News
Hard Rock to Open New Orleans Hotel Near Convention Center   February 16, 2018

The new Hard Rock Hotel New Orleans and the Residences at the Hard Rock Hotel New Orleans are set...More>>

ed simon News
New Convention Sales Exec in Fort Lauderdale   February 15, 2018

The Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau has announced that Ed Simon will be...More>>

blank News
Marriott’s New Vegas Resort to Have Over 500K Square Feet of Event Space   February 12, 2018

Marriott International is planning a major new resort on the Las Vegas strip. Here’s what’s in...More>>

ron shah News
Americas: Commentary: My Letter to Marriott   February 9, 2018

What I think the chain needs to do to justify its decision to cut third-party commissions by 30...More>>

blank News
Americas: Who Goes to Events?   February 9, 2018

The Future Meeting Space Project is exploring who today’s event participants are and what makes...More>>

meetingsnet News
Americas: Meeting Planners Unite Founder to Launch Association, Meet with Marriott   February 9, 2018

David Bruce, managing partner at CMP Meeting Services, launched LinkedIn and Facebook groups called...More>>

sunrise over islamorada News
What’s New in the Florida Keys for Meeting Planners   February 8, 2018

New and newly reopened hotels, restaurants and attractions are on the horizon for corporate...More>>

ritz-carlton st louis amphitheatre News
Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis Revamps Meeting Space   February 8, 2018

The complete remastering of the luxury hotel’s 30,000 square feet of event space was highlighted...More>>

The Ritz-Carlton New York, Central Park News
Americas: Marriott’s Commission Reduction: Don’t Say You Weren’t Warned!   February 5, 2018

Is it time to explore new funding models for meetings management programs? More>>

blank News
Americas: Meetings Due Diligence in the Aftermath of a Disaster   February 5, 2018

Seven steps you need to take to safely decide whether or not to cancel when your meeting...More>>

great event swag News
Americas: How to Design Great Event Swag: A Checklist   February 5, 2018

Bad swag is boring, forgettable and useless. Here are six ways to keep from falling into the trap....More>>

south seas island resort News
South Seas Island Resort Ups Group Commission   February 2, 2018

As part of the Captiva Island, Florida, resort’s “Lucky 13” promotion, commission on group...More>>

blank News
Benchmark Adds New Texas A&M Hotel and Conference Center   January 30, 2018

The new hotel on the Texas A&M University Campus is set to open this fall. Here’s what meeting...More>>

blank News
Americas: Marriott Commission Cut: “Short Sighted” or Business Necessity?   January 29, 2018

How are meeting professionals reacting to Marriott’s commission cuts? Find out here. More>>

blank News
Americas: Girl Scout Cookies and a Talking Stick: What It Takes to End a Government Shutdown   January 29, 2018

Senators brokered a deal to end the U.S. government shutdown by using an age-old meeting tool. More>>

blank News
Americas: 3 Ways to Make Your Contracts More Cyber-Secure   January 26, 2018

The company supplying the Internet connectivity must warrant that your group’s data will be safe,...More>>

hawaii convention center News
Hawaii Convention Center Signs Tournaments for New Sports Courts   January 26, 2018

Three national sports organizations will host fustal (indoor soccer), basketball and volleyball...More>>

blank News
Americas: Articulate Your Value: How to Speak Up and Speak Out   January 23, 2018

Articulating your value is a key way to keep your career progression on track. Here’s what to...More>>

blank News
Americas: Commentary: Why You Should Be Happy About Apple’s New App Store Guidelines   January 23, 2018

”Appageddon” means better apps, more innovation. More>>





   IT&CM China  Caribbean Meeting Incentive Travel Exchange      Gulf Incentive, Business Travel & Meetings Exhibition EIBTM IBTM IMEX America  IT&CMA IT&CM China IT&CM India Conventa BTC convene  cventMBTMMA 2013 COCAL 

GLOBAL AGENCY PARTNERS                                                                                           OFFICIAL TRADE SHOW PARTNER FOR THE UK MEETINGS MARKET 

MCI Ovation Euromic