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American Express GBT Acquires Hogg Robinson   February 9, 2018

The all-cash acquisition is expected to close in the second quarter of 2018, pending regulatory...More>>

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Denihan Hospitality Latest Company to Raise Group Commissions   February 7, 2018

Denihan joins a number of hotels who have raised group commission levels after Marriott announced...More>>

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These Hotels Aren’t Following Marriot’s Lead on Group Commissions   February 1, 2018

Wyndham Hotel Group is holding commission levels steady, while three hotels are increasing them for...More>>

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Some Companies Could Avoid Marriott Commission Cuts   January 29, 2018

Certain third-party businesses could maintain their 10 percent commission level on group bookings...More>>

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New York City Adds New Convention Sales Contact   December 22, 2017

Watson Li has been named Regional Director, International MICE, serving the Asia Pacific, Africa...More>>

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BCD Acquires Grass Roots   December 19, 2017

BCD Meetings & Events (BCD M&E) has signed an agreement to acquire Grass Roots Meetings & Events...More>>

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ALHI Adds Global Sales Manager in Minnesota   December 14, 2017

Michelle Russell will serve as the Global Sales manager based in Minnesota for Associated Luxury...More>>

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ALHI Opens Germany Sales Office   November 20, 2017

Becky Dimant has joined ALHI as Executive Director of Global Sales for Germany, Switzerland and...More>>

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Anti-Muslim Conference at Marriott Hotel Draws Controversy   October 3, 2017

Legal advocacy and educational organization Muslim Advocates is condemning an anti-Muslim gathering...More>>

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Hosts Global Expands Into Australia and New Zealand   October 2, 2017

Hosts Global has added DMC UNIQ Concepts as a new alliance member. Find out more. More>>

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How Meetings Can Help Cope With Natural Disasters   September 25, 2017

While destinations in the Caribbean and U.S. continue to assess the impact of the recent hurricanes...More>>

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MCI Acquires Wyndham Jade to Boost U.S. Growth   August 10, 2017

Wyndham Jade is an event and travel management company based in Dallas, Texas. Here’s an inside...More>>

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GBTA: Brexit, Travel Ban, Laptop Ban Could Pull Events Out of U.S.   May 19, 2017

The GBTA’s new “uncertainty forecast” predicts a $1.3 billion loss in overall travel-related...More>>

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BCD Meetings & Events Names Therese Kelleher SVP Enterprise Solutions   January 26, 2017

Kelleher has more than 23 years of international business development experience across multiple...More>>

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Roundup: Cendyn Inks Deal With Cain Meetings & Incentives, Courtyard’s New Schenectady Hotel   October 17, 2016

Cain Meetings & Incentives (CMI) will use Cendyn’s MetronXpress application, Courtyard by...More>>

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Roundup: New Meeting Space at Mahekal Beach Resort, Last-Minute Offer at Castelfalfi   October 12, 2016

In other top news in the meetings and events industry, the Meetings Mean Business Coalition has...More>>

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Stats and Trends: Getting the Most From Your Business Travel Spend   October 11, 2016

The GBTA Foundation has released a new webinar to help corporate travel managers in the coming...More>>

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Supplier News: Silversea Names Freddy Muller Head of Incentive Sales, Americas, LEED Certification for The Brando   October 11, 2016

Also heading this week’s roundup of news from meeting and event suppliers: Landry & Kling’s...More>>

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Roundup: Landry & Kling’s MICE Cruise Partner of the Year, London & Partners CEO Steps Down   October 11, 2016

Also leading the news in the meetings and events industry today is a new head of corporate and...More>>

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Tuesday Roundup: Montreal Targets Scientific Congresses, ICCA’s Asia Pacific’s Got Talent   September 27, 2016

A new acquisition in New York rounds out today’s top meetings and events industry news. More>>





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