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Americas: NRA Boycott Pressure Reaches Meetings Industry Businesses   March 2, 2018

Following a mass shooting on February 14, social media campaigns are targeting companies offering...More>>

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Americas: Why Your Event May Not Need a Code of Conduct   March 2, 2018

In today’s #MeToo environment, event organizers are drawing up codes of conduct, stat. Why one...More>>

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Americas: Stale Speakers? Change Them Up Via Crowdsourcing   March 2, 2018

How one association is reinvigorating its speaker lineup—and blowing up its registration and...More>>

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The Wigwam in Arizona Offers 12 Percent Commission for Meeting Planners   March 2, 2018

The historic The Wigwam resort near Phoenix, Arizona, is stepping up its commission for meeting...More>>

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Hilton's Back in St. Lucia   March 1, 2018

The new Harbor Club St. Lucia, a Curio Collection by Hilton hotel, has 115 guest rooms and 7,000...More>>

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Esports and Events: DC Inks Deal for New Home for Overwatch Team   February 27, 2018

Events DC its investment in esports with a deal with NRG Esports for a new training home in...More>>

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Americas: Two Minutes with Tina Gaccetta   February 26, 2018

Tina Gaccetta is the new head of events for the Society for Incentive Travel Excellence. More>>

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Americas: How You Can Adapt to the Changing World of Hotel Commissions   February 26, 2018

Marriott’s recent commission reduction could be a game changer. Here’s a five-step plan to keep...More>>

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Americas: The New Economic Significance Study: Making Sense of the Numbers   February 26, 2018

The newest study from Oxford Economics on the economic significance of the meetings industry is...More>>

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Las Vegas Breaks Ground on New Stadium   February 26, 2018

A new stadium will be the future home of the Las Vegas 51s, the first professional baseball team...More>>

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ALHI Adds Two California Hotels   February 22, 2018

Associated Luxury Hotels International (ALHI) has added the Portola Hotel & Spa at Monterey Bay and...More>>

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Americas: 7 Consequences of Marriott’s Commission Cut   February 20, 2018

Following Marriott's announcement of a reduction in third party planning commissions, what's next?More>>

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Americas: 7 Steps to Finding the Right App for Large Medical Conferences   February 20, 2018

Not all apps can handle the size and complexity of large national and international medical...More>>

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Americas: New EU Data Privacy Rules Are Coming   February 20, 2018

Why it matters to you and how you can tame the beast. More>>

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Historic Chesapeake Hotel to Reopen This April   February 20, 2018

Harrison’s Chesapeake House, an iconic hotel on Maryland’s Tilghman Island that fell into...More>>

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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>>

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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>>

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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>>

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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>>

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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>>





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