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Florida Convention Center Expands, Renovates   August 31, 2012

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

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Americas: Are These 4 Hotel Sales Practices Costing You Money?   September 22, 2017

You have your secret strategies to get the most out of every meeting dollar. Hotel sales...More>>

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Americas: Penalties Are for Hockey Games, Not Meeting Contracts   September 22, 2017

What you need to know about the difference between penalties and damages to keep your contract off...More>>

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Americas: Why Hotel Negotiations Are Like a Game of Tetris   September 22, 2017

Hotel execs explain how flexibility and communication are essential to the negotiation game. More>>

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Jacksonville’s Meeting and Convention Venues Open Post-Irma   September 20, 2017

All but one of the destination’s Downtown Convention hotels are now open, Visit Jacksonville...More>>

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Marriott to Open Dual-Branded AC, Le Meridien Hotel by Colorado Convention Center   September 18, 2017

The Le meridian Denver Downtown will have more than 12,000 square feet of event space, including a...More>>

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Americas: IMEX America to Leave Sands Expo After 2020   September 15, 2017

The huge meeting and convention industry event, which has been held at the Sands Expo since 2011,...More>>

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Americas: When Disaster Strikes   September 15, 2017

In the wake of Harvey and Irma, here’s what meeting professionals can offer. More>>

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Americas: Improve Your Planner–Supplier Relationships with Better QBRs   September 15, 2017

From the preparation to the agenda to the expected outcomes, read this short but essential guide to...More>>

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Kimpton’s Florida Hotels Offer Meeting Promotions for Breast Cancer Awareness Month   September 15, 2017

Planners can receive savings of up to $750 based on the number of room nights booked. Get the...More>>

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Orange County, Fort Lauderdale Issue Convention Updates Post-Irma   September 13, 2017

The Orange County Convention Center (OCCC) reports that the facility sustained minimal damage from...More>>

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Some Florida Convention Centers Begin to Reopen Post-Irma   September 12, 2017

Several events scheduled for this past weekend and this week have been postponed. Here’s the...More>>

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Americas: Can Your Force Majeure Clause Weather Today’s Storms?   September 8, 2017

To stay ahead of a weather, civil unrest, or other potential meeting-cancelling situation, your...More>>

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Americas: Is a Seat at the Table Enough?   September 8, 2017

In many cases, meeting professionals are not valued or respected enough within their companies, or...More>>

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Americas: The 2017 CMI 25: Top Meeting and Incentive Companies   September 8, 2017

Collectively, this year’s top companies executed more than 139,000 corporate meetings and...More>>

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Sheraton Los Angeles San Gabriel Hotel to Open With 19K Sq Ft of Space   September 6, 2017

The new 288-room luxury property is set to open this fall. Here’s a quick preview. More>>

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Parq Vancouver to Open With 60K Sq. Ft. of Event Space Sept. 29   September 5, 2017

The new development will include the JW Marriott Parq Vancouver and the DOUGLAS, an Autograph...More>>

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Americas: Will Hurricane Harvey Have Lasting Effects on the Hospitality Industry?   September 5, 2017

STR applies lessons learned from past catastrophic weather events to predict U.S. hotel industry...More>>

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Americas: 14 Ways Exhibitors Can Get the Most Out of Your Show   September 5, 2017

Exhibitors like to complain about a lack of return on their investment in your show—but are they...More>>

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Americas: Design for Deep Connections   September 5, 2017

Hosted buyer and speed-networking events rarely result in lasting connections. Here’s another...More>>



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